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Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Fascinating story undercut by wordy, bland filmmaking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Viceroy's House Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Turbulent division of India seen by both Brits and Indians.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Perú: Tesoro Escondido Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Slow pace bogs down beautifully photographed documentary.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Mudbound Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Masterful drama set in 1940s South has brutality, racism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Deeply affecting doc about great writer has mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Yomawari: Midnight Shadows Game Poster Image
age 15+
Cutesy horror game can be alternately tense, vague.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2017)
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For Ahkeem Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Excellent docu on teen's struggles in inner-city St. Louis.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Forbidden Games: The Justin Fashanu Story Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Shocking, tragic docu on first openly gay soccer player.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Broken Angels Club Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Graphic scenes of self-harm in dark coming-of-age tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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The Epic Crush of Genie Lo Book Poster Image
age 12+
Gripping fantasy with strong characters, humor, adventure.
By F.C. Yee
(2017)
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The Ottoman Lieutenant Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Old-fashioned wartime romance gets very violent.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Now I Rise: And I Darken, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 15+
Bloodier, sexier, and more absorbing than the first.
By Kiersten White
(2017)
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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.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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A Quiet Passion Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Poet Emily Dickinson is focus of thoughtful, serious biopic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Crown's Fate:  The Crown's Game, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Exciting, magical sequel steps up action and thrills.
By Evelyn Skye
(2017)
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Valkyria Revolution Game Poster Image
age 15+
Mature action tosses strategy for repetitive gameplay.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2017)
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Nobody Speak: Trials of the Free Press Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Fascinating but unfocused docu on media, ethics, power.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Elian Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Detailed look at complex politics surrounding 2000 event.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Pearl Thief Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Queenie's origin tale in less dark Code Name Verity prequel.
By Elizabeth Wein
(2017)
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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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