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The Lying Game TV Poster Image
age 14+
Scintillating mystery thriller is OK for sturdy teens.
Network: Freeform
(2011)
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The Scorch Trials: Maze Runner Trilogy, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Teens are pawns of evil adults again in violent sequel.
By James Dashner
(2010)
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The Death Cure: Maze Runner Trilogy, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 14+
No sunny wrap-up to this very dark, mature series.
By James Dashner
(2011)
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WWE 12 Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Intense wrestling with body slams, kicks, and some blood.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2011)
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The Fault in Our Stars Book Poster Image
age 14+
Heartrending love story told by teen dying of cancer.
By John Green
(2012)
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Brave New World Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Satire of ultimate consumerist society still packs punch.
By Aldous Huxley
(1932)
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Bernie Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Jack Black stars in dark fact-based murder comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Skyfall Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Bond returns for more racy, action-packed thrills.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Beasts of the Southern Wild Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Devastatingly moving drama has harsh truths, whimsy, wisdom.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Premium Rush Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
High-octane action sustains thin plot in teen-friendly film.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Revolution TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Post-apocalyptic adventure balances violence, family themes.
Network: NBC
(2012)
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The Impossible Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Very intense story of family's survival against the odds.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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It's Kind of a Funny Story Book Poster Image
age 14+
Brilliant, edgy story about suicide best for mature teens.
By Ned Vizzini
(2006)
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Gravity Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Intense, astonishing sci-fi thriller has real soul.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Divergent Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Strong female character leads in violent dystopia.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Unbroken Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Intense WWII biopic is inspiring but doesn't go deep enough.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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The Theory of Everything Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Hawking's brilliant mind comes to life in thoughtful drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Project Almanac Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Teen time-travel movie is entertaining; some racy stuff.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Crew Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Good premise that ultimately fails in execution.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
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All the Bright Places Book Poster Image
age 14+
Compelling teen romance tackles suicide, finds hope.
By Jennifer Niven
(2015)
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