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Warm Bodies Movie Poster Image
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Despite violence, book-based zombie romance is OK for teens.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Divergent Movie Poster Image
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Strong female character leads in violent dystopia.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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The DUFF Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
High school comedy is racy but unexpectedly insightful.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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The Divergent Series: Insurgent Movie Poster Image
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Dystopian sequel ups romance factor; still very violent.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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The Longest Ride Movie Poster Image
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Formulaic but still romantic Sparks adaptation gets steamy.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Me and Earl and the Dying Girl Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Deeply moving, irreverent film about friends, cancer, life.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Me Before You Movie Poster Image
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Touching but manipulative romantic drama about life, death.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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The Outsiders Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Coppola's take on classic book has strong violence.
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(Release Year: 1983)
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What's Eating Gilbert Grape? Movie Poster Image
age 14+
'90s drama about dysfunctional family has mature themes.
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(Release Year: 1993)
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About a Boy Movie Poster Image
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Edgy, sweet book-based dramedy has profanity, mature themes.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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If I Stay Movie Poster Image
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Heartbreaking but faithful adaptation will please book fans.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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The Fault in Our Stars Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Heartbreaking love story is a must-see for fans of the book.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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The Great Gatsby Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Fitzgerald classic gets a decadent, gorgeous, tricky update.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Man on a Ledge Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Taut heist thriller is better than lame title suggests.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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The Woman in Black Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Macabre ghost story is slow but creepy enough for teens.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Signs Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Suspenseful Shyamalan movie has extreme tension and peril.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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Before I Fall Movie Poster Image
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Mix of iffy behavior, strong messages in well-acted YA tale.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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La Bamba Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Sweet, sad rock-idol tale has violence, cursing, drinking.
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(Release Year: 1987)
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Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Master sleuth returns in entertaining but violent adventure.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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Les Miserables Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Excellent film adaptation of gritty, heartbreaking musical.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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