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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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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding adventure, but very violent battle scenes.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding, but much violence and scariness.
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(Release Year: 2003)
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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Fabulous, but also violent and scary.
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(Release Year: 2001)
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The King Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Outstanding but brutally violent Henry V historical epic.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Das Boot Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Intense WWII submarine drama has violence, strong language.
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(Release Year: 1981)
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The Book of Negroes Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Riveting slavery epic is artful, sobering, and inspiring.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Trilogy conclusion has thrilling, violent battle scenes.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Delightful but dark Potter prequel is more grown-up.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Their Finest Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Sparkling WWII drama offers different take on toll of war.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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The Girl Without Hands Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Hand-drawn Brothers Grimm retelling is dark, powerful.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Terrific but intense mix of love, friendship, fear, sorrow.
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(Release Year: 2009)
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The Martian Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Excellent space thriller mixes peril, charm, real science.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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A Monster Calls Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Heartrending adaptation explores the enormity of grief.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Once Upon a River Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Book-based coming-of-age drama has mature material.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Enola Holmes Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Entertaining period mystery has feminist messages, violence.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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The Sunlit Night Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Enchanting find-yourself dramedy has sex, nudity, cursing.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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The Green Knight Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Sex, violence in knight's dreamlike, entrancing adventure.
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(Release Year: 2021)
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Out of Blue Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Talented actors give slow-burning murder mystery gravitas.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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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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