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War Horse Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Spielberg's sweeping horse drama is beautiful but intense.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Bewitching: The Kendra Chronicles, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Clever Cinderella twist picks brains over beauty.
By Alex Flinn
(2012)
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The Golden Lily: Bloodlines, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Engaging Bloodlines sequel explores romance, friendship.
By Richelle Mead
(2012)
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Hercules: The Legendary Journeys TV Poster Image
age 13+
Campy '90s action series has solid messages for teens.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(1995)
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Beautiful Creatures Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Lush book adaptation mixes romance, fantasy, some violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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The Carrie Diaries TV Poster Image
age 13+
Sex and the City prequel is edgy but has merit for teens.
Network: CW
(2013)
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Admission Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Teen-friendly comedy has laughs but is uneven.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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The Host Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Lots of kisses, but "Twi"-fi thriller isn't that compelling.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Teen-friendly fantasy romance doesn't live up to the book.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Much Ado About Nothing Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Joss Whedon makes teen-friendly Shakespeare; some drinking.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Tiger Eyes Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Tender, well-acted teen drama is true to classic Blume book.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Romeo and Juliet (2013) Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Teen-friendly take on Bard's classic has spark, little soul.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Witches of East End TV Poster Image
age 13+
Playful supernatural drama with bits of edgy content.
Network: Lifetime Television
(2013)
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Saving Mr. Banks Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Sweet peek behind Poppins story, with very dark moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Pride and Prejudice and Zombies Book Poster Image
age 13+
Zombies invade classic comedy of manners for laughs, groans.
By Seth Grahame-Smith, Jane Austen
(2009)
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Perfect Lies: Mind Games, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Easy-to-read Mind Games sequel is OK for young teens.
By Kiersten White
(2014)
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The Great Gatsby (1974) Movie Poster Image
age 13+
'70s adaptation is visually stunning, emotionally distant.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1974)
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Blue Lily, Lily Blue: The Raven Cycle, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Brilliant installment in lyrical fantasy is unputdownable.
By Maggie Stiefvater
(2014)
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Seventh Son Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Weak YA adaptation is far more mature than the books.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Far from the Madding Crowd Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Strong female role model in emotional literary adaptation.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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