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X-Men: Days of Future Past Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Time-traveling superhero sequel has lots of action violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Forrest Gump Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Moving and wonderful, but parent preview a good idea.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1994)
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Gotham TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Dark, violent drama tells compelling Batman backstory.
Network: Fox
(2014)
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Heavy fantasy violence, but no sex in superhero sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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The Flash TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Arrow spin-off tells lighter tale of likable hero.
Network: CW
(2014)
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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Uneven Spider-Man sequel mixes action, romance.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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DCU: Son of Batman Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Violent and noir-ish Batman is engaging but cynical.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Turn: Washington's Spies TV Poster Image
age 15+
Historical series doesn't downplay war's graphic realities.
Network: AMC
(2014)
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The Wolf of Wall Street Movie Poster Image
age 18+
Intoxicating rise-and-fall story is full of sex and drugs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Infamous: Second Son Game Poster Image
age 13+
Teens opt to be saviors or slayers in dark superhero game.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2014)
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Saving Mr. Banks Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Sweet peek behind Poppins story, with very dark moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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The Book Thief Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Emotional WWII drama explores loss, literacy, and love.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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12 Years a Slave Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Imperfect but must-see epic drama with major cruelty.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Horrible Histories TV Poster Image
age 9+
Books-inspired British sketch comedy yields laughs, facts.
Network: Online
(2009)
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When Calls the Heart TV Poster Image
age 7+
Faith-based period drama has stellar female role models.
Network: Hallmark Channel
(2014)
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Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey TV Poster Image
age 10+
Update of Sagan classic is smart, visually spectacular.
Network: Fox, National Geographic Channel
(2014)
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Hollow City: Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Gripping, creepy sequel time-travels to 1940s London.
By Ransom Riggs
(2014)
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Rush Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Racing biopic has complex characters, lots of iffy behavior.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Steelheart: The Reckoners, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Teens stand up to supervillains in action-packed sci-fi.
By Brandon Sanderson
(2013)
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The Wolverine Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Thrilling, action-packed adventure treads dark waters.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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