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The Great American Lie Movie Poster Image
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Thought-provoking docu about racial and gender inequality.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Fight Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Compelling documentary about the ACLU and its attorneys.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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I, Pastafari: A Flying Spaghetti Monster Story Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Irreverent docu challenges religion; violent news clips.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Home Before Dark TV Poster Image
age 11+
Kid lead is fabulous in intense mystery for tweens and up.
Network: Apple TV+
(2020)
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Jumanji: The Next Level Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Charming sequel offers generational humor but can get dark.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Waiting for Anya Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Kid-focused Nazi resistance drama has violence, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Farewell Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Awkwafina shines in excellent dramedy about family, culture.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Raising Dion TV Poster Image
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Supervillain violence, bullying in excellent family drama.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Maiden Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Poignant, thrilling tale of groundbreaking female sailors.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Saint Judy Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Emotionally powerful biopic about crusading attorney.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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All About the Washingtons TV Poster Image
age 11+
Rev Run returns with positive, if clichéd, sitcom.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Star-studded reboot is charming; some iffy stuff.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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F(l)ag Football Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Heartfelt documentary about gay football league.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Fanny's Journey Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Brave children escape Nazis in suspenseful drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Swim Team Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring documentary about young athletes with autism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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A Street Cat Named Bob Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Sweet memoir-based drama deals with drug addiction.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Girl Starter TV Poster Image
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age 11+
Empowering start-up reality fun for future entrepreneurs.
Network: Discovery Family Channel, TLC
(2017)
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Arrival Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Great, deeply thoughtful, compassionate sci-fi tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Baseball and the Ballerina Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Sweet, slow-moving father-daughter tale has mild swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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The Confirmation Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Drama, humor mix as dad sobers up to be with his young son.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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