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Game Reviews

Barbershop 2: Back in Business Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Great message delivered in an edgy hip-hop movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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American Born Chinese Book Poster Image
age 13+
First graphic novel to win major child lit awards.
By Gene Luen Yang
(2006)
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The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Game Poster Image
age 13+
Good movie makes a dull console game.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Windows, PlayStation 2
(2008)
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Footloose (1984) Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
A dated rebellion tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
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M*A*S*H TV Poster Image
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age 13+
Stellar war dramedy classic mixes humor, pathos.
Network: Hallmark Channel, Syndicated
(1972)
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Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Classic tale of two famous outlaws; violence, cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1969)
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Bless the Beasts & Children Book Poster Image
age 13+
Misfit teens rebel at a Western summer camp in YA classic.
By Glendon Swarthout
(1970)
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Rob & Big TV Poster Image
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age 13+
Jackass-lite is typical teen reality fare.
Network: MTV
(2006)
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Ellen TV Poster Image
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age 13+
Ramble along with this still-funny sitcom.
Network: Oxygen
(1994)
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Big Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Wonderful story with some very mature material.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
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Okami HD Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Stunning adventure feels like an art painting come to life.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Game Poster Image
age 13+
Epic quest takes back seat to violent hunt.
Platforms: Game Boy Advance, Nintendo GameCube, PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2003)
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Fried Green Tomatoes Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Heartwarming '90s classic has some language, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1991)
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NewsRadio TV Poster Image
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age 13+
Fresh office humor worth tuning in to.
Network: Nickelodeon, Syndicated
(1995)
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The Sting Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Smart, stylish '70s caper has language and violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1973)
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Stardust Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Book has more sex, less violence than the movie.
By Neil Gaiman
(1999)
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Kindergarten Cop Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Terminator meets Mother Goose; lots of violence, profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1990)
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6teen TV Poster Image
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age 13+
Edgy teen cartoon has some positive messages, too.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2005)
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Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle Earth 2 Game Poster Image
age 13+
Good storytelling, average gameplay for teens-up.
Platforms: Windows
(2006)
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New Moon: The Twilight Saga, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Second book in vampire series drips with action and romance.
By Stephenie Meyer
(2006)
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