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The Grapes of Wrath Movie Poster Image
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Classic John Steinbeck adaptation is still powerful.
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(Release Year: 1940)
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To Kill a Mockingbird Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Masterpiece with crucial lessons about prejudice.
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(Release Year: 1962)
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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Creepy but exciting Burton fantasy based on best-seller.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Dan and Phil: The Amazing Tour Is Not on Fire Movie Poster Image
age 12+
YouTube stars' frantic concert movie has positive messages.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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A United Kingdom Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Beautiful but slightly flat drama about powerful love story.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Abacus: Small Enough to Jail Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Informative but dry docu on the trial of a small bank.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Dance Academy: The Comeback Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Captivating, graceful story of young dancers on the verge.
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(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.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Barbershop 2: Back in Business Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Great message delivered in an edgy hip-hop movie.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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Forrest Gump Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Moving and wonderful, but parent preview a good idea.
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(Release Year: 1994)
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Stand and Deliver Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Math teacher inspires in powerful fact-based drama.
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(Release Year: 1988)
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Ben-Hur Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
1959 biblical epic has fierce blood-spilling, cruelty.
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(Release Year: 1959)
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Selma Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Outstanding drama about MLK's fight for equal rights.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Far from the Madding Crowd Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Strong female role model in emotional literary adaptation.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Denial Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Compelling film about truth deals with intense subject.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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The White Helmets Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Inspiring docu has positive messages, some wartime violence.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Love, Simon Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Affecting, lovable romcom about gay teen has a little edge.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Eye-opening docu on horrific '50s murder has graphic images.
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(Release Year: 2005)
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Crazy Rich Asians Movie Poster Image
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Messages, role models stand out in culture-clash romcom.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Dark Money Movie Poster Image
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Excellent political docu has infrequent profanity.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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