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Dolittle Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Not the king of the jungle, but still cute; some peril/guns.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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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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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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Dumbo Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Visually impressive remake is sweet but sometimes dark.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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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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Crikey! It's the Irwins TV Poster Image
age 8+
Croc hunter's legacy lives on in fun, cheerful family show.
Network: Animal Planet
(2018)
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Dodo Heroes TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Touching, family-friendly animal rescues are fun to watch.
Network: Animal Planet
(2018)
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Jane Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Engaging Goodall docu has a little violence, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Air Bound Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Animated mouse adventure with emotional intensity, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Hello World! TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Mix of wildlife and music is a family-friendly treat.
Network: Discovery Channel
(2016)
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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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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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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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The Secret Garden (1987) Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Friendship and teamwork shine in classic book adaptation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
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