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Barbershop 2: Back in Business Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Great message delivered in an edgy hip-hop movie.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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Independence Day Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Nonstop over-the-top fun for teens and up.
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(Release Year: 1996)
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Stand and Deliver Movie Poster Image
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Math teacher inspires in powerful fact-based drama.
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(Release Year: 1988)
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Fantastic Planet Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
A jarring examination of racism and intolerance.
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(Release Year: 1973)
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Starman Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Jeff Bridges as appealing alien; best for teens.
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(Release Year: 1984)
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Howard the Duck Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Superhero spoof is awful -- and edgier than you remember.
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(Release Year: 1986)
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War Horse Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Spielberg's sweeping horse drama is beautiful but intense.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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Red Tails Movie Poster Image
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Wartime drama mixes aerial combat, worthy messages, cliches.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Geek tribes revel in docu about massive commercial event.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Musical Chairs Movie Poster Image
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Injured dancer learns new moves in inspiring, trite tale.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Touchback Movie Poster Image
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Former jock gets second chance in uplifting sports drama.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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The Host Movie Poster Image
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Lots of kisses, but "Twi"-fi thriller isn't that compelling.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Home Run Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Athlete learns what's important in alcoholism drama.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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My Life So Far Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Endearing, mild coming-of-age tale in 1920s Scotland.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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Battle of the Year Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Passable drama has great dancers but no originality.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Cesar Chavez Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Plodding labor leader biopic shows protests, beatings.​
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(Release Year: 2014)
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To Be Takei Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
In upbeat docu, equality for all is the final frontier.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Selma Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Outstanding drama about MLK's fight for equal rights.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Zurdo Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Excellent Mexican fantasy with some disturbing violence.
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(Release Year: 2003)
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Cowspiracy Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Provocative docu has some graphic scenes of animal cruelty.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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