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A Christmas Story Live! Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Musical based on classic film is an OK update, but too long.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Lego Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu: The Tournament of Elements TV Poster Image
age 7+
Fun action series has positive messages, toy promotion.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2015)
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Little Women TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Strong female characters shine in classic book adaptation.
Network: PBS
(2018)
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Pinocchio (2018) Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Reimagining of classic tale has lots of peril, some scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Red Dog: True Blue Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Coming-of-age tale has mild action and peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Great Day (Le Grand Jour) Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Docu shows kids around the world working for their goals.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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RAD Lands TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Kids grow, cook, and learn about sustainable, healthy foods.
Network: Online
(2017)
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The Lego Batman Movie Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Clever, creative, action-packed adventure/toy ad.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Spirit Riding Free TV Poster Image
age 7+
Courage, adventure, and a great role model in sweet series.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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Ratchet & Clank Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Video game-based sci-fi adventure is fun but forgettable.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Kid President: Declaration of Awesome TV Poster Image
age 7+
Viral-video star brings inspiring messages to fun TV series.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(2014)
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Wreck-It Ralph Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Game-themed movie mixes potty humor with strong messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Secret Millionaires Club TV Poster Image
age 7+
Warren Buffett's animated money lessons are fun for kids.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(2011)
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Coraline Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Cool but creepy animated fantasy too scary for young kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Road to Avonlea TV Poster Image
age 7+
Sweet tales of small-town life are uplifting for families.
Network: Disney Channel
(1990)
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Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman TV Poster Image
age 7+
Endearing historical drama is a classic for families.
Network: Syndicated
(1993)
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Secret Millionaire TV Poster Image
age 9+
Reality show offers rich lessons about giving.
Network: ABC
(2008)
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The Spectacular Spider-Man TV Poster Image
age 7+
Web-slinger is great role model, with some cartoon action.
Network: CW, Disney XD
(2008)
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Biz Kid$ TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Money-savvy tweens send responsible messages to kids.
Network: PBS
(2008)
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Happy Days TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Aaaaay! Classic feel-good sitcom is hokey but fun.
Network: Syndicated, Discovery Family Channel
(1974)
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