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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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Beautiful Creatures Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Lush book adaptation mixes romance, fantasy, some violence.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Admission Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Teen-friendly comedy has laughs but is uneven.
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(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.
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(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.
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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.
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(Release Year: 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.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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The Great Gatsby (1974) Movie Poster Image
age 13+
'70s adaptation is visually stunning, emotionally distant.
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(Release Year: 1974)
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Far from the Madding Crowd Movie Poster Image
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Strong female role model in emotional literary adaptation.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Camilla Dickinson Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Earnest, slow drama shows teens dealing with mature themes.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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The Choice Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Womanizer trades up for true love in Nicholas Sparks weepie.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Denial Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Compelling film about truth deals with intense subject.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Coin Heist Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Teen heist movie explores ethical dilemmas; some profanity.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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The Circle Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Tech thriller tackles privacy issues but rings false.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Beaches (2017) Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Slight remake of '80s tearjerker, saved by Menzel's singing.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Kon-Tiki Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Thrilling adaptation of classic book has lots of peril.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Intense, dark, muddled adaptation of Jungle Book tales.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Maze Runner: The Death Cure Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Violent dystopian trilogy finale wraps us loose ends.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Freak Show Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Witty empowerment story deals with teen homophobia.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Seagull Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Insightful, mildly sensual adaptation deals with suicide.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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