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Men in Black: International Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Reboot looks good but lacks spark; sci-fi/alien violence.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Solo: A Star Wars Story Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Satisfying, action-packed prequel explores Han's roots.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Watch the Sky Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Clunky, awkward alien movie has peril, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Star Wars: Episode VIII: The Last Jedi Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Sci-fi violence, strong female characters in thrilling epic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Space Between Us Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Teen sci-fi romance is sweet, if not out of this world.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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MARS Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Outstanding Mars mission series has suspenseful moments.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Star Trek Beyond Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Violent but exciting adventure honors teamwork, diversity.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Independence Day: Resurgence Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Uninspired sequel is dull despite big sci-fi battles.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Epic Star Wars sequel delivers great performances, action.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Martian Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Excellent space thriller mixes peril, charm, real science.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Interstellar Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Ambitious intergalactic drama focuses on a father's promise.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Star Trek Into Darkness Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Action-packed Star Trek sequel has good story, characters.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Men in Black III Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Third alien adventure is fun, less memorable than the first.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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John Carter Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Mars-based action epic has strong fantasy violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Terrific but intense mix of love, friendship, fear, sorrow.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Star Trek Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Classic franchise gets new life; OK for older kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Alien Trespass Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Retro-style sci-fi action spoof tries hard but doesn't work.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Flash Gordon (1980) Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Sci-fi comic-strip movie is too intense for younger kids.
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(Release Year: 1980)
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Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Campy sci-fi undersea adventure features mild peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1961)
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Planet of the Apes (1968) Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Original Apes mixes smart sci-fi and fighting, sexy stuff.
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(Release Year: 1968)
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