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A Christmas Gift from Bob Movie Poster Image
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Too-sentimental sequel has drug references, mild violence.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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A Whisker Away Movie Poster Image
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Lovely coming-of-age anime explores identity, first crushes.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Abe Movie Poster Image
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Abe
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Gentle story of family unity has some strong language.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Waiting for Anya Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Kid-focused Nazi resistance drama has violence, peril.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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The Farewell Movie Poster Image
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Awkwafina shines in excellent dramedy about family, culture.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Saint Judy Movie Poster Image
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Emotionally powerful biopic about crusading attorney.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Waiting for the Miracle to Come Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Offbeat but mundane drama has mature themes.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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God Bless the Broken Road Movie Poster Image
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Heavy themes, war violence in keep-the-faith drama.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Heartbeats Movie Poster Image
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Great dance scenes perk up so-so cross-cultural romance.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Breadwinner Movie Poster Image
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Powerful, intense animated tale of life under Taliban rule.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Victoria and Abdul Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Dench is fabulous in fascinating but underdeveloped story.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Fanny's Journey Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Brave children escape Nazis in suspenseful drama.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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My Life as a Zucchini Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Animated drama about orphan is touching, unforgettable.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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A Street Cat Named Bob Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Sweet memoir-based drama deals with drug addiction.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Endgame Movie Poster Image
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Inspiring, if cheesy, story about chess has tragic moments.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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The Confirmation Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Drama, humor mix as dad sobers up to be with his young son.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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The Letters Movie Poster Image
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Underwhelming biopic about the extraordinary Mother Teresa.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Grease: Live! Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Thrilling live musical is fun, has iffy messages galore.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Only Yesterday Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Classic Studio Ghibli drama focuses on Japanese girlhood.
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(Release Year: 1991)
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My All American Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Heartfelt (if bland) football biopic is great for game fans.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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