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Middle School Moguls TV Poster Image
age 7+
Likable show has themes of diversity and perseverance.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2019)
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The Secret Life of Pets 2 Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Sequel reduces dark comedy, ups laughs, keeps rude humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Pup Academy TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Charming dog fantasy series with a few student stereotypes.
Network: Disney Channel
(2019)
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Amphibia TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Charming characters, friendly themes shine in fun series.
Network: Disney Channel
(2019)
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Carmen Sandiego TV Poster Image
age 7+
Globe-trotting thief's action-packed origin story.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors TV Poster Image
age 7+
Strong female roles, diversity, and themes in origin story.
Network: Disney Channel
(2018)
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Marvel Rising: Initiation TV Poster Image
age 7+
Origin story introduces crew of likable female superheroes.
Network: Disney XD
(2018)
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Dream Big: Engineering Our World Movie Poster Image
age 7+
STEM-themed docu will inspire kids to become engineers.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Genius Junior TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Intellectual whiz kids wow in family-friendly game show.
Network: NBC
(2018)
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Anne of Green Gables: The Good Stars Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Friendship, family, and role models in coming-of-age tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Spirit Riding Free TV Poster Image
age 7+
Courage, adventure, and a great role model in sweet series.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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Sing Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Musical has great songs, slapstick laughs, mixed messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Ronja, the Robber's Daughter TV Poster Image
age 7+
Beautiful book adaptation with exceptional female lead.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2017)
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Dolly Parton's Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Lots of plot packed into tale of faith and holiday miracles.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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The Secret Life of Pets Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Adventure is clever and engaging, despite animals in peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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The BFG Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Sweet Dahl book adaptation has big heart, big scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Wild Kratts: Creatures of the Deep Sea TV Poster Image
age 7+
Beloved animal pros go underwater in fab animated special.
Network: PBS Kids
(2016)
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Anne of Green Gables TV Poster Image
age 7+
New take on plucky book heroine offers great messages.
Network: PBS
(2016)
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An American Girl Story - Melody, 1963: Love Has to Win Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Indomitable girl speaks up for civil rights in sweet story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration Game Poster Image
age 17+
Awesome cinematic adventure packs rough language, violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
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