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The Big Year Movie Poster Image
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Sweet travelogue/comedy is tame but not aimed at kids.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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The Mistle-Tones Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Festive music accents sweet story that has bullying themes.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Skellig: The Owl Man Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Fantasy mixes with emotionally intense family drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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The Kid Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Loving coach helps teen box his way out of family conflict.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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The Secrets of Jonathan Sperry Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Coming-of-age story with strong Christian messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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When Zachary Beaver Came to Town Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Coming-of-age movie has some emotionally intense scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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Ways to Live Forever Movie Poster Image
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Emotional tale of boy with cancer who's curious about death.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Derby Dogs Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Brief profanity, crassness in otherwise uplifting tale.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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D.A.R.Y.L. Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
'80s robot-becomes-human story falls flat.
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(Release Year: 1985)
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Spare Parts Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
True story about underdog teens is predictable but sweet.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Finding Kind Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Tearful docu about bullying is intense but uplifting.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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Chasing Ghosts Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Heavy but often funny movie about grief and afterlife.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Mr. Holmes Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Smart, literate, low-key drama about memory and stories.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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If I Had Wings Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring story of blind young runner deals with bullying.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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77 Chances Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Sweet faith-based romance deals with grief and sadness.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Endgame Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring, if cheesy, story about chess has tragic moments.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Monkey King: Hero Is Back Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Exciting animated tale has martial arts action, potty humor.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Top Spin Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Teens chase Olympic dreams in compelling sports documentary.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Hairspray Live! Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Stunning TV production has exceptional role model, themes.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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High Society (1956) Movie Poster Image
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Charming, boozy musical remake has less screwball humor.
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(Release Year: 1956)
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