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Feast of the Seven Fishes Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Gender stereotypes, charming family love in Christmas tale.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Steven Universe: The Movie Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Bright, beautiful animated movie has surprising depth.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Marvel's Hero Project TV Poster Image
age 10+
Marvel celebrates the young superheroes walking among us.
Network: Disney+
(2019)
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Jojo Rabbit Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Uneven but amusing WWII satire has violence, hate speech.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Living Undocumented TV Poster Image
age 13+
Heartrending true stories in infuriating ICE docuseries.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Storm Boy Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Expect hunting violence in tear-jerking ecological tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Free Trip to Egypt Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Docu about cross-cultural connection promotes empathy.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Green Book Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Crowd-pleasing drama explores race, class, friendship.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Butterfly TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Powerful, complex, mature drama dives into gender identity.
Network: Hulu
(2019)
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Alpha Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Boy, wolf face intense peril in epic prehistoric adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Zero Weeks Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Inspiring docu advocates for legislation to help families.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Feminists: What Were They Thinking? Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Affecting docu about 1970s feminism; nude photos, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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CinemAbility:  The Art of Inclusion Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Earnest Hollywood docu argues for disability inclusion.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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City of Joy Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Grim yet inspiring docu of rape survivors in war-torn Africa
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Book-based post-WWII romance has some war violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Summer Camp Island TV Poster Image
age 9+
Quirky, heartwarming series has cross-generational appeal.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2018)
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When Calls the Heart: The  Heart of Homecoming Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Christmas comes to Hope Valley in wholesome, feel-good tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Dance Academy: The Comeback Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Captivating, graceful story of young dancers on the verge.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Wonder Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Earnest, emotional book adaptation has strong messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Llama Llama TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Beloved books inspire charming, family-friendly series.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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