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First Day TV Poster Image
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age 11+
Lovely, warm series about trans girl has some bullying.
Network: Hulu
(2020)
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The Great American Lie Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Thought-provoking docu about racial and gender inequality.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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All In: The Fight for Democracy Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Powerful docu about the need to protect voters' rights.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Mulan (2020) Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Martial arts epic is more intense, violent than original.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Being Reuben TV Poster Image
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age 11+
Male makeup influencer leads a charmed and charming life.
Network: CW
(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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Raising Dion TV Poster Image
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age 11+
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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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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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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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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She Said TV Poster Image
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age 11+
Comedians discuss women's issues in a frank (and funny) way.
Network: Smart Girls
(2015)
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Bravest Warriors TV Poster Image
age 11+
Goofy heroes time-travel, hilarity ensues in tween series.
Network: Cartoon Hangover, YouTube
(2012)
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Mr. Holmes Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Smart, literate, low-key drama about memory and stories.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Supergirl TV Poster Image
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age 11+
Strong female lead shoulders the weight of superhero series.
Network: CBS
(2015)
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