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Lincoln Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Outstanding drama about revered leader's political genius.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Roots Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Classic miniseries is essential viewing for mature teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1977)
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Anita: Speaking Truth to Power Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Riveting docu may inspire discussion of sexual harassment.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Selma Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Outstanding drama about MLK's fight for equal rights.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Defending Your Life Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Priceless comedy with a message-rich heart, mild swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1991)
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Roots (2016) Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Reimagined slave epic is violent but stirs worthy questions.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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When We Were Kings Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Thrilling boxing docu covers race, politics; some profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1997)
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The Champions Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Profoundly moving docu about dog rescue and recovery.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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La La Land Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Profound, beautiful film about love and creativity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Forrest Gump Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Moving and wonderful, but parent preview a good idea.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1994)
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Real Women Have Curves Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Smart coming-of-age drama addresses body image.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Lost Boys of Sudan Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Enlightening documentary for adults and teens.
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(Release Year: 2003)
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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Forceful telling of Angelou's coming-of-age book.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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Dances with Wolves Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
A grand, sweeping journey with graphic violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1990)
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Lucas Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
A realistic look at a teen's coming-of-age.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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The King's Speech Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Superb drama about overcoming fears is fine for teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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Eyes on the Prize Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Award-winning history of the American Civil Rights movement.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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The Whole Gritty City Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Vibrant, poignant, inspiring music docu; some profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy vs. the Reverend Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Language, rude jokes in brilliant choose your own adventure.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Boys State Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Teens make like political pros in insightful documentary.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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