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Final Fantasy VIII: Remastered Game Poster Image
age 13+
Classic tale with fantasy violence and themes of friendship.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Dear Haiti, Love Alaine Book Poster Image
age 13+
Teen seeks to end family curse in hilarious, moving tale.
By Maika Moulite, Maritza Moulite
(2019)
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Risk of Rain 2 Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Repetitive, fast-paced loot shooter best played with others.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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The Last Black Man in San Francisco Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Painful portrait of gentrification in extraordinary indie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Miss Arizona Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Female friendships rule in well-intentioned indie comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Zombillénium Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Animated French horror-comedy has some violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Wreckfest Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Combative racing in this demolition derby is a smash.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Pagan Online Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Fun fantasy tale taps into Slavic myths for epic adventure.
Platforms: Windows
(2019)
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Song of the Abyss: Tower of Winds, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Bland, too-swift climax mars intriguing maritime fantasy.
By Makiia Lucier
(2019)
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Steambirds Alliance Game Poster Image
age 13+
Cats vs. birds with planes equals multiplayer fun.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2019)
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Oninaki Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Dark Japanese tale tackles questions of death and afterlife.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2019)
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The Hustle Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Fat jokes and clichés in so-so gender-flipped remake.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Head Full of Honey Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Alzheimer's dramedy has language, unrealistic behavior.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Sun Is Also a Star Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Charming opposites-attract adaptation has romance, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Tomorrow Man Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Quirky romance likely won't appeal to kids; language, sex.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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RAD Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Tough post-apocalypse action game with a bit of blood.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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The Cycle Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Space shooter focuses on co-op and story-driven quests.
Platforms: Windows
(2019)
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AllSides Website Poster Image
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age 13+
In-depth info can help readers evaluate media coverage.
URL: https://www.allsides.com/unbiased-balanced-news
(2019)
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All Is True Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Bard "biopic" takes poetic license; swearing, mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Professor and the Madman Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Surprising history of dictionary packs compassion, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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