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School of Rock Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Standout Jack Black in nerds-become-cool comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Radio Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Lesson of kindness permeates inspiring true story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Al Capone Does My Shirts: A Tale from Alcatraz, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 11+
Boy stands up for sister with autism in compassionate tale.
By Gennifer Choldenko
(2005)
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Ghostbusters Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Paranormal '80s classic has some scares, innuendo.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
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Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry Book Poster Image
age 11+
Compelling tale of family facing racism in '30s Mississippi.
By Mildred D. Taylor
(1976)
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The Miracle Match Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Great game, bad storytelling. Soccer buffs only.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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Rocky Balboa Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Rocky's back, with new energy -- but same story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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Rocky III Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Boxing saga begins to go lightweight; violence, racism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1982)
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Waking Ned Devine Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Some funny parts, but kids may not be interested.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1998)
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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.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
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Uglies: Uglies Quartet, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 11+
Thoughtful sci-fi about the price of beauty.
By Scott Westerfeld
(2006)
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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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The Underneath Book Poster Image
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age 11+
Gripping story is loving, lyrical, but has brutal violence.
By Kathi Appelt
(2008)
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West Side Story Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Musical masterpiece tackles race, with some violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1961)
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Three Amigos! Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Spoofy send up of Western films is OK for mature tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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Rocky II Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Predictable sequel is still enjoyable; boxing violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1979)
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The Mighty Ducks Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Classic kids' sports movie has some iffy humor, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1992)
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Small Soldiers Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Well-made but extremely violent '90s cartoon.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1998)
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One Crazy Summer Book Poster Image
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age 11+
A gem, with strong girl characters, '60s black history.
By Rita Williams-Garcia
(2010)
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The Karate Kid, Part II Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Excessive violence mars so-so sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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