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The Lion King Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Visually stunning remake is darker, more violent.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Spooky Tale of Captain Underpants Hack-a-ween Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Silly holiday story sends positive message about kindness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Heidi, Bienvenida a casa TV Poster Image
age 8+
Argentine adaptation of Heidi is musical fun for tweens.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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Christopher Robin Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Sweet but slow tale about the power of family, imagination.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Ponysitters Club TV Poster Image
age 7+
Heartwarming themes in diverse show for animal-loving kids.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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Cupcake and Dino -- General Services TV Poster Image
age 7+
Quirky 'toon mixes sweet themes with goofy adventures.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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Big Hero 6 TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Solid sci-fi superhero team gets help from robot friend.
Network: Disney XD
(2017)
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When Calls the Heart: Heart of a Hero Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Historical drama has earnest stories, heartfelt values.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Star Darlings TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Visually impressive Disney series with strong female roles.
Network: Online
(2015)
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Wakfu TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Excellent game-inspired anime has likable hero at heart.
Network: Netflix
(2014)
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Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street TV Poster Image
age 7+
Delightful family series with outstanding positive themes.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2014)
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E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Spielberg's family classic is still one of the best.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1982)
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Dolphin Tale Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Heartwarming tale is sweet, inspiring for kids and tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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The Dick Van Dyke Show TV Poster Image
age 7+
Kennedy-era comedy series offers good family fun.
Network: Syndicated, TV Land
(1961)
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Clarissa Explains It All TV Poster Image
age 8+
Fun '90s show deals thoughtfully with coming-of-age issues.
Network: Nickelodeon
(1991)
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Avalon High TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Modern Camelot-inspired tale has great messages for kids.
Network: Disney Channel
(2010)
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How to Train Your Dragon Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Thrilling 3D adventure sends brains-over-brawn message.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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Hey Arnold! TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Strong storytelling and characters mark worthwhile cartoon.
Network: Nickelodeon, Nicktoons
(1996)
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The Waltons TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Beloved '70s family classic continues to win fans.
Network: Hallmark Channel, Syndicated
(1972)
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The Secret Garden Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Great book, great adaptation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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