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A Babysitter's Guide to Monster Hunting Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Fantasy violence, brave teens in book-based monster tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Invisible Man Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Clever, tense sci-fi horror remake has blood, gore.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Letter for the King TV Poster Image
age 11+
Underdog hero stands out in book-based fantasy series.
Network: Netflix
(2020)
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It Chapter Two Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Fewer scares, plenty of blood in long but fun sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance TV Poster Image
age 11+
Prequel saga is tense, violent, and a visual masterpiece.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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After Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Predictable college-set adaptation has partying, sex.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Watership Down TV Poster Image
age 11+
Compelling, dramatic, dark miniseries is very violent.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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It Movie Poster Image
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It
age 15+
Terrifying evil clown movie based on Stephen King classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency TV Poster Image
age 15+
Quirky sci-fi comedy is fun but can be violent.
Network: BBC America
(2016)
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The Seven Deadly Sins TV Poster Image
age 15+
Smart manga-inspired series has edgy sexual content, too.
Network: Online
(2014)
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The Last Kingdom TV Poster Image
age 15+
Bloody costume drama is violent but tastefully constructed.
Network: BBC America
(2015)
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The Giver Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Pain makes life colorful in dystopian adaptation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Four: A Divergent Collection Book Poster Image
age 11+
Short stories about Four are fun if a bit underwhelming.
By Veronica Roth
(2014)
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Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Clancy-based political thriller has moderate violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Sequel bolstered by brave elves, scary dragon, big spiders.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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The 100 TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Violent dystopian drama with strong female role model.
Network: CW
(2014)
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The Originals TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Vampire spin-off is as steamy, bloody as the original.
Network: CW
(2013)
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Under the Dome TV Poster Image
age 15+
Sci-fi drama explores the dark side of humans in captivity.
Network: CBS
(2013)
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Jack the Giant Slayer Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Fantasy violence eased by humor in tween-friendly adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Jack Reacher Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Serviceable but forgettable Cruise thriller is very violent.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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