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M*A*S*H TV Poster Image
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age 13+
Stellar war dramedy classic mixes humor, pathos.
Network: Hallmark Channel, Syndicated
(1972)
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Fiddler on the Roof Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Epic musical story of Jews facing religious persecution.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1971)
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Thirteen Days Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Superb film about Cuban missile crisis, best for older kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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The Right Stuff Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Exciting '80s astronaut movie has cursing, sex.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1983)
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A Beautiful Planet Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Stunning look at Earth -- and man's sobering impact on it.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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MARS Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Outstanding Mars mission series has suspenseful moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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City of Joy Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Grim yet inspiring docu of rape survivors in war-torn Africa
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Curious George TV Poster Image
age 3+
Notorious monkey amuses and teaches preschoolers.
Network: PBS Kids
(2006)
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Sid the Science Kid TV Poster Image
age 4+
Boy's queries get kids curious about the world.
Network: PBS Kids
(2008)
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Curious George Swings into Spring Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Friendly monkey's escapades teach tots about nature.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Doozers TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Fraggle Rock co-stars emphasize learning by doing.
Network: Hulu
(2014)
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American Dreams TV Poster Image
age 10+
Evocative retrospective drama follows changes of the '60s.
Network: NBC
(2003)
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Marie's Story Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Inspirational subtitled film is emotionally intense.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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She Said TV Poster Image
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age 11+
Comedians discuss women's issues in a frank (and funny) way.
Network: Smart Girls
(2015)
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Hidden Figures Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Inspiring true story of African-American women at NASA.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Monkey Business: The Adventures of Curious George's Creators Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Warmhearted docu of monkey's creators; some wartime footage.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Guillermina and Candelario TV Poster Image
age 4+
Siblings learn to respect nature, elders, and culture.
Network: Starz
(2010)
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Mission Force One: Connect and Protect TV Poster Image
age 6+
Fun STEAM-themed space shorts are charming, educational.
Network: Nick Jr.
(2017)
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Saving Capitalism Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Engaging docu on the increasing gap between rich and poor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Early Man Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Charming prehistoric tribute to "sacred game" of soccer.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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