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Alien Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Dated but still extremely scary. Not for younger kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1979)
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The Matrix Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Intense, but many teens will be able to handle it.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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The Matrix Revolutions Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Trilogy finale has same heavy violence, weaker script.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Terminator 2: Judgment Day Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Thrilling sci-fi action sequel has lots of violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1991)
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Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Sequel is basically one long, violent chase scene.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Aliens Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Alien sequel is bigger, faster, scarier.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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Alcatraz TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Dark, supernatural drama with strong violence, some humor.
Network: Fox
(2012)
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Froi of the Exiles Book Poster Image
age 15+
Character-driven fantasy is extraordinary for older teens.
By Melina Marchetta
(2012)
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The Sims 3: Master Suite Stuff Game Poster Image
age 15+
Limited expansion offers new items that focus on romance.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
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Chronicle Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Teens get super powers in relatable but violent thriller.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Awake TV Poster Image
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age 15+
Very high concept elevates somewhat violent cop procedural.
Network: NBC
(2012)
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Tempest Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Romantic time-travel tale implausible but action-packed.
By Julie Cross
(2012)
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Fair Coin Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Fast-paced sci-fi adventure with magic wish-granting coin.
By E.C. Myers
(2012)
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City of Lost Souls: The Mortal Instruments, Book 5 Book Poster Image
age 15+
Bloody bestselling fantasy series gets steamier.
By Cassandra Clare
(2012)
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Unraveling Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Sci-fi romance full of strong language, mature themes.
By Elizabeth Norris
(2012)
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This Is Not a Test Book Poster Image
age 15+
Zombie apocalypse meets mature high school-set thriller.
By Courtney Summers
(2012)
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Code Name Verity Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Plot-twisting, heart-wrenching, unforgettable WWII story.
By Elizabeth Wein
(2012)
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Batman: Earth One Book Poster Image
age 15+
Gritty, hyper-violent graphic novel about Batman's origin.
By Geoff Johns
(2012)
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Torchlight II Game Poster Image
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age 15+
Bloody fantasy tale is easy to play, stands test of time.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Batman: Arkham City Armored Edition Game Poster Image
age 15+
Combative Dark Knight game has some blood and death.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
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