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Pinocchio (2018) Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Reimagining of classic tale has lots of peril, some scares.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Heidi (2015) Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Enjoyable, beautiful, warmhearted remake of classic tale.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Sing Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Musical has great songs, slapstick laughs, mixed messages.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Speed Sisters Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Spirited docu follows Middle Eastern female racing team.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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The Boy and the Beast Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Surprisingly touching coming-of-age adventure has heart.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Second Chance Dogs Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Uplifting but emotionally intense dog-rescue/rehab docu.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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If I Had Wings Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring story of blind young runner deals with bullying.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Tolkien tale isn't as great as LOTR, but better for tweens.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Wreck-It Ralph Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Game-themed movie mixes potty humor with strong messages.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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The Karate Kid Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
'80s classic is still fun for families with older tweens.
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(Release Year: 1984)
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Rocky Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Boxing Best Picture sets underdog-hero standard; drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1976)
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Napoleon Dynamite Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
One-of-a-kind high school comedy for the family.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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Spider-Man 2 Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
A popcorn pleasure with heart, soul, and insight.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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School of Rock Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Standout Jack Black in nerds-become-cool comedy.
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(Release Year: 2003)
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Spider-Man Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Fun movie, but may be too intense for younger kids.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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Chicken Run Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Charming animated escape tale has some peril, scares.
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(Release Year: 2000)
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Rudy Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring sports film about a real-life underdog.
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(Release Year: 1993)
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National Velvet Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Great family movie; even better for horse lovers.
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(Release Year: 1944)
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