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The Angry Birds Movie 2 Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Funnier sequel still has silly action, potty humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Secret Life of Pets 2 Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Sequel reduces dark comedy, ups laughs, keeps rude humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Family-friendly threequel has peril, bloodless battles.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Carmen Sandiego TV Poster Image
age 7+
Globe-trotting thief's action-packed origin story.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Coco Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Stunningly animated, poignant tribute to family and culture.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Apple & Onion TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Naive pals' city adventures yield "taste"-ful entertainment.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2018)
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Despicable Me 3 Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
"Threequel" has more action, strong sibling relationships.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes TV Poster Image
age 7+
Fun series has hard-working wannabe hero, fantasy violence.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2016)
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The Lego Batman Movie Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Clever, creative, action-packed adventure/toy ad.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Spirit Riding Free TV Poster Image
age 7+
Courage, adventure, and a great role model in sweet series.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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Sing Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Musical has great songs, slapstick laughs, mixed messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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The Secret Life of Pets Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Adventure is clever and engaging, despite animals in peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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The BFG Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Sweet Dahl book adaptation has big heart, big scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Pete's Dragon (2016) Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Wonderful remake of Disney classic has peril, sad moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Skylanders Academy TV Poster Image
age 7+
Toy-inspired adventure series a fun pick with broad appeal.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
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The Deep TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Fantastic family-focused adventure explores the vast ocean.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
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Boy and the World Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Poignant hand-drawn story promotes family, environmentalism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Lab Rats: Elite Force TV Poster Image
age 7+
Bionic and superhero teens team up in fun Disney sequel.
Network: Disney XD
(2016)
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Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir TV Poster Image
age 7+
Pleasant Paris-set superhero story sweet fun for tweens.
Network: Disney Channel, Nickelodeon
(2015)
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Project Mc2 TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Whiz kids break stereotypes, make being smart cool.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
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