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Shazam! Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Superhero comedy is charming, with some scary/violent parts.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Superb true tale of remarkable teen; some violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Alpha Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Boy, wolf face intense peril in epic prehistoric adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Best Worst Weekend Ever TV Poster Image
age 12+
High school caper OK for tweens, deeper than it seems.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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Ant-Man and the Wasp Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Funny, action-packed sequel is lighter Marvel fare.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Black Panther Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Masterful Marvel film has depth, diversity -- and violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Thor: Ragnarok Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Funniest Thor movie has tons of style, plenty of violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Dance Academy: The Comeback Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Captivating, graceful story of young dancers on the verge.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Girl Without Hands Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Hand-drawn Brothers Grimm retelling is dark, powerful.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Breathe Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Feel-good romance tackles serious themes, disability rights.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Wonder Woman Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Engaging, entertaining, empowering superhero adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Lots of laughs, thrills, tunes in slightly lesser sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Daughters of Destiny TV Poster Image
age 12+
Gripping documentary follows five girls moving up in India.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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MARS Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Outstanding Mars mission series has suspenseful moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Delightful but dark Potter prequel is more grown-up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Right Footed Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Inspiring look at a life of young woman with a disability.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Being You TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Teens travel, meet thriving folks with learning differences.
Network: PBS
(2016)
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Everest Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Compelling tale of real-life expedition is intense, moving.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Martian Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Excellent space thriller mixes peril, charm, real science.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding role model urges kids to stand up to bullies.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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