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Summer Wars Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Excellent, gorgeous anime has some violence, profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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America: The Story of Us TV Poster Image
age 12+
U.S. history gets dramatic in worthy educational series.
Network: History
(2010)
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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Terrific but intense mix of love, friendship, fear, sorrow.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Over the Top Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Cheesy but fun '80s action movie has violence, bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Riveting fifth movie finds Harry angry, brooding.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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Au Revoir Les Enfants Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Poignant subtitled WWII story about kids and loss.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Excellent, but magical adventures getting edgier, darker.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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School of Life Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Dramedy about loss has positive messages, mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Xena: Warrior Princess TV Poster Image
age 12+
Mythology and action-adventure for teens and up.
Network: Logo, Oxygen
(1995)
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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding, but much violence and scariness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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The Simpsons TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Clever, fast-paced cartoon with edgy humor.
Network: Fox
(1989)
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The Grapes of Wrath Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Classic John Steinbeck adaptation is still powerful.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1940)
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X2: X-Men United Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Fun but violent sequel has peril, cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding adventure, but very violent battle scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Drumline Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Outstanding cast, great message, strong language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Apollo 13 Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Thrilling, heartwarming, scary, and superb.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Fabulous, but also violent and scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
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Gandhi Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Brilliant biopic engages, educates, and inspires.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1982)
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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Magical, award-winning martial-arts fairy tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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Mrs. Doubtfire Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
You'll laugh, you'll cry. Best divorce movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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