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Political Animals TV Poster Image
age 16+
Star power anchors intricate, boozy dirty-politics series.
Network: USA
(2012)
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Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Fantastic hip-hop documentary has profanity, some drug use.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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The Square Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Unflinching, violent, but excellent docu on Arab Spring.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Front Lines: Front Lines, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 16+
Inventive, intense war story best for more mature teens.
By Michael Grant
(2016)
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Little Do We Know Book Poster Image
age 16+
Moving story about three teens struggling in crisis.
By Tamara Ireland Stone
(2018)
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Sadie Book Poster Image
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age 16+
Raw thriller about a brutal crime and teen seeking justice.
By Courtney Summers
(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
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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A Star Is Born Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Cooper, Lady Gaga shine in tragic story of love, addiction.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Art of Losing Book Poster Image
age 16+
Authentic, realistic story of addiction, survival, sisters.
By Lizzy Mason
(2019)
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The Testaments: The Handmaid's Tale, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 16+
Brilliant, violent sequel is worthy of the orginal.
By Margaret Atwood
(2019)
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Awkward. TV Poster Image
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age 16+
Stellar teen comedy has sex, language, and mature themes.
Network: MTV
(2011)
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Behind the Candelabra Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Vivid romance between over-the-top men has drugs and sex.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Inside Llewyn Davis Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Bleak but lovely journey OK for older-teen music fans.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Amy Movie Poster Image
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Amy
age 16+
Devastatingly compelling docu about talent gone too soon.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Citizenfour Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Bold docu explores Edward Snowden's controversial actions.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Bessie Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Gritty biopic has sex, violence, drinking, great music.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Miles Ahead Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Cheadle shines in dark, labor-of-love biopic of Miles Davis.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Grace of My Heart Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Charming tale of songwriter finding her voice has profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1996)
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The Commitments Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Joyous '90s musical-drama has lots of profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1991)
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Hip-Hop Evolution TV Poster Image
age 16+
Frank, fascinating history of a music genre, culture shift.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
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