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The Swan Princess: Kingdom of Music Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Sweet fairy tale romance, positive messages, mild action.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Mia and the White Lion Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Save-the-lions tale shows beauty, beastliness of humanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Chip and Potato TV Poster Image
age 4+
Sweet friendship helps young pup face new experiences.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Mary Poppins Returns Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Blunt is a delight in sweet, nostalgic, toe-tapping sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Superb true tale of remarkable teen; some violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Nutcracker and the Four Realms Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Disney's take on Christmas classic is colorful but intense.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Butterfly TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Powerful, complex, mature drama dives into gender identity.
Network: Hulu
(2019)
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Bird Box Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Violent sci-fi thriller has chaos, gory deaths, swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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A Bag of Marbles Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Powerful story of boys' WWII survival has peril, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Angela's Christmas Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Enchanting, affecting holiday tale has mild suspense.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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22 July Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Violent but affecting docudrama about Norway massacre.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Liyana Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring, unique film tells two stories of perseverance.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2018)
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Charmed TV Poster Image
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age 13+
Diverse retooling of '90s cult fave has real magic.
Network: CW
(2018)
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Mily Miss Questions TV Poster Image
age 5+
Lively, innovative animated series digs into big questions.
Network: Kids Central
(2018)
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A Wrinkle in Time Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Inclusive but imperfect take on classic story of hope, love.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Black Panther Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Masterful Marvel film has depth, diversity -- and violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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6 Balloons Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Raw look at heartbreaking effects of addiction; drug use.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Dangerous Book for Boys TV Poster Image
age 10+
Magic book reunites family in warmhearted adventure show.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2018)
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When Calls the Heart: The  Heart of Homecoming Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Christmas comes to Hope Valley in wholesome, feel-good tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Man Who Invented Christmas Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Heartfelt take on idea for Charles Dickens holiday classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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