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The Art of Racing in the Rain Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Weepy wisdom dispensed in dog drama about life and loss.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Motherless Brooklyn Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Underrepresented hero shines in violent, profane PI drama.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2019)
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Curious George: Royal Monkey Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Beloved monkey trades places with royalty in gentle tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Archibald's Next Big Thing TV Poster Image
age 5+
Sunny book character's adventures make for fun family show.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Gigantosaurus TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Curious dinosaur pals' adventures are fun for young fans.
Network: Disney Junior
(2019)
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Hilda TV Poster Image
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age 6+
Whimsical books-based show celebrates adventure, friendship.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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Pete the Cat TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Cheerful cat learns new things in sweet books-inspired show.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2018)
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Bat Pat TV Poster Image
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age 6+
Animated book adaptation is colorful, goofy, a bit spooky.
Network: Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Comcast Kid Central
(2015)
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Topsy and Tim TV Poster Image
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age 5+
Sweet books-inspired show presents rigid gender roles.
Network: BBC
(2013)
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Wonderstruck Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Thoughtful, arty take on excellent Selznick novel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Who Was? Show TV Poster Image
age 7+
Fun books-inspired show intros kids to historical figures.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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Kid Stew TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Unique sketch comedy series has roots in books, reading.
Network: PBS
(2018)
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Pinkalicious & Peterrific TV Poster Image
age 4+
Spunky book heroine continues to delight in animated show.
Network: PBS Kids
(2018)
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Kepler's Dream Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Sweet family drama has heart and positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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If You Give a Mouse a Cookie TV Poster Image
age 3+
Beloved book characters entertain in delightful series.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2017)
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The Magic School Bus Rides Again TV Poster Image
age 5+
Great reboot encourages curiosity about science and nature.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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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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The Worst Witch TV Poster Image
age 6+
Spooky book-inspired series is mild and magical.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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The Ollie & Moon Show TV Poster Image
age 4+
Feline friends' travels inspire curiosity about the world.
Network: Universal Kids
(2017)
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Bambi Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Disney's original circle-of-life story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1942)
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