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It's a Wonderful Life Movie Poster Image
age 9+
This classic delivers warmth all year long.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1946)
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Anne Frank Remembered Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Powerful look at the Holocaust through teen eyes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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Roman Holiday Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Delightful classic is perfect for family movie night.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1953)
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Hoosiers Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Stirring tale of heroic sportsmanship will inspire families.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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Wadjda Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Beautiful, nuanced tale of an independent Saudi girl.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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A Christmas Carol (1984) Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Bleak but solid adaptation of Dickens' classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
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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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Ocean Girl TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Girl-centered sci-fi series is like a tween-sized Lost.
Network: Disney Channel
(1994)
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Kindness Is Contagious Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Warm, feel-good docu about being nice is uplifting.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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A Ballerina's Tale Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Engrossing dance docu introduces powerful role model.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Legendary Dudas TV Poster Image
age 9+
Brothers battle and bond on charming sitcom for tweens.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2016)
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Four and a Half Friends TV Poster Image
age 9+
Mystery solving series has relatable, positive themes.
Network: Starz
(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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The Winslow Boy Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Dialogue-heavy period drama too slow for most tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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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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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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Where the Red Fern Grows (2003) Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Book-based drama is emotionally intense, with mild scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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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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