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America Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Highly charged docu has strongly conservative message.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Manhattan TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Tense rendering of nuclear project is OK for brave teens.
Network: WGN
(2014)
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Saints and Soldiers Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Thoughtful, engaging World War II movie has battle violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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The Girl from the Well Book Poster Image
age 14+
Creepy, gory horror story based on Japanese folktale.
By Rin Chupeco
(2014)
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Exodus: Gods and Kings Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Moody Biblical battle epic about Moses is gory and dull.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Unbroken Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Intense WWII biopic is inspiring but doesn't go deep enough.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Death Comes to Pemberley Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Slow-burning murder mystery will engage adults, bore kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Mortal Heart: His Fair Assassin, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Great themes and heroine but no bang-up series finish.
By Robin LaFevers
(2014)
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Ida Movie Poster Image
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Ida
age 14+
Intense drama, unforgettable story of post-Holocaust Poland.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Deep Sea Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Tender summer tale is 3rd in saga of Jewish girl in WWII.
By Annika Thor
(2014)
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The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Creepy but unnecessary sequel deals with war, kids in peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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I'm Glad I Did Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Upbeat tale of teen songwriter has vivid '60s backdrop.
By Cynthia Weil
(2015)
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Challenger Deep Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Sensitive tale of teen's descent into mental illness.
By Neal Shusterman
(2015)
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She Made Them Do It Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Tawdry dramatization of real-life double murder.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Dig TV Poster Image
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Dig
age 14+
Complex archaeology thriller doesn't wow, but OK for teens.
Network: USA
(2015)
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The Alex Crow Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Orphan refugee finds new family in beautifully bizarre tale.
By Andrew Smith
(2015)
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We the Economy Website Poster Image
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age 14+
Short films get kids thinking about the economy.
URL: https://wetheeconomy.com/
(2015)
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Effie Gray Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Slow-moving period film makes intriguing tale uninteresting.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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A.D.: The Bible Continues Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Faithful drama doesn't shy from Bible's bloodiest moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Escape from Alcatraz Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Quiet, tense prison-break drama has violence, profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1979)
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