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Thomas & Friends: The Adventure Begins Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Trains' sweet origin story promotes friendship, cooperation.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Arrival Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Great, deeply thoughtful, compassionate sci-fi tale.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Embrace Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Frank body image docu advocates acceptance.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Loving Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Moving drama about interracial couple's historic fight.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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This Is Everything: Gigi Gorgeous Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Docu follows young internet star's gender transition.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Pinocchio Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Disney masterpiece is darker than you may remember.
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(Release Year: 1940)
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Storks Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Family comedy mixes moments of peril, sweet messages.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Sully Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Great performances in tense, quietly powerful true story.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Hillsong: Let Hope Rise Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Moving concert docu is ideal for Christian teens, families.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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One Day at a Time TV Poster Image
age 12+
Worthy update of classic sitcom has heart.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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Ben-Hur Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
New take on classic tale has intense action, few surprises.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Florence Foster Jenkins Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Charming period comedy may not sing to younger viewers.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Little Men Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Quiet drama has serious themes, well-drawn young characters.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Other People Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Heartbreaking, intense drama examines toll of cancer.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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The Trans List TV Poster Image
age 14+
Poignant documentary promotes respect, empathy, advocacy.
Network: HBO
(2016)
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If You Give a Mouse a Christmas Cookie Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Book pals spread holiday cheer with friendly, funny tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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An American Girl Story - Maryellen 1955: Extraordinary Christmas Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Semi-historical drama about a plucky girl is lots of fun.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Amazing internet documentary full of compassion, curiosity.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Right Footed Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Inspiring look at a life of young woman with a disability.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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The Ivory Game Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Powerful docu shines light on efforts to save elephants.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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