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Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Predictable sequel will thrill Willy fans; some peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
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The Ant Bully Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Cute animated movie has messages of compassion, teamwork.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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A Bear Called Paddington Book Poster Image
age 6+
Delightful classic about a bear adopted by a London family.
By Michael Bond
(1958)
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Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chip-Wrecked Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Silly threequel is full of pop-culture references and jokes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Nic and Tristan Go Mega Dega Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Silly and imaginative kid comedy, with some pratfalls.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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Code: 9 TV Poster Image
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age 6+
Kids' high-tech pranks on parents are funny for families.
Network: Disney Channel
(2012)
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LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Brave Game Poster Image
age 6+
Adventure game challenges your knowledge of flora and fauna.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2012)
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LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Disney Phineas and Ferb Game Poster Image
age 6+
Battle the evil Dr. Doof with math, science, and technology.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2012)
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Bobby's World TV Poster Image
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age 6+
Saturday morning '90s favorite charming, but a bit violent.
Network: Fox
(1990)
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Magic Tree House Series Book Poster Image
age 6+
Fun, educational chapter books have something for everyone.
By Mary Pope Osborne
(1992)
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VTech InnoTab Software - Brave Game Poster Image
age 6+
Learning game based on movie has archery target shooting.
Platforms: InnoTab, InnoTab 2
(2012)
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Junie B. Jones Series Book Poster Image
age 6+
Junie B. Jones brings good fun and laughs to early readers.
By Barbara Park
(1992)
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Turbo Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Speedy snail dreams big in fun animated comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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A Fish Tale (Help! I'm a Fish) Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Animated sea adventure with kid heroes, music, mild scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
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North America TV Poster Image
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age 6+
Gorgeous docuseries surveys nature both peaceful and brutal.
Network: Discovery Channel
(2013)
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The Year of the Baby: Anna Wang, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 6+
Sweet tale of adopted sibling and her loving older sister.
By Andrea Cheng
(2013)
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The Haunted Hathaways TV Poster Image
age 6+
Charming family sitcom with great messages for all ages.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2013)
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In Search of Santa Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Christmas adventure has some harsh, mean-spirited moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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The Snow Queen Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
CGI fairy-tale remake features the occasional fright.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Turbo FAST TV Poster Image
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age 6+
Zany adventures, positive messages from racing snail hero.
Network: Netflix
(2013)
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