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The House of the Spirits Book Poster Image
age 16+
Magical novel explores personal, political passions.
By Isabel Allende
(1985)
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Hatfields & McCoys Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Tense, violent epic finds human side of legendary conflict.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Shadow Show: All-New Stories in Celebration of Ray Bradbury Book Poster Image
age 16+
Tribute collection will please Bradbury fans, new readers.
By Sam Weller, Mort Castle
(2012)
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Fat Kid Rules the World Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Unpopular teen faces tough climb in edgy dramedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Anna Karenina Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Stylized retelling of Tolstoy classic best for older teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Rise Book Poster Image
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age 16+
Sexier, slower second Nightshade prequel.
By Andrea Cremer
(2013)
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Parade's End Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Sweeping book adaptation with honorable hero, war scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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How to Lead a Life of Crime Book Poster Image
age 16+
School-for-criminals mystery turns very dark and violent.
By Kirsten Miller
(2013)
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Dracula TV Poster Image
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age 16+
Blood, sex, and plot twists revamp a classic horror tale.
Network: NBC
(2013)
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The Kite Runner Book Poster Image
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age 16+
Brilliant, violent Afghanistan novel will enlighten teens.
By Khaled Hosseini
(2003)
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The F- It List Book Poster Image
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age 16+
Girl takes on friend's bucket list; best for older teens.
By Julie Halpern
(2013)
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Winterspell Book Poster Image
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age 16+
No sugar plum fairies in fevered, violent Nutcracker tale.
By Claire Legrand
(2014)
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The Quick and the Dead Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Frequent gun violence in quirky '90s Western.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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Backstrom TV Poster Image
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age 16+
Crime dramedy with offensive lead misses the mark.
Network: Fox
(2015)
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Love, Rosie Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Predictable romance has teen sex, drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Wuthering High School Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Destructive teen romance marks cumbersome Brontë revamp.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Cymbeline Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Modern-day Shakespeare adaptation is quite violent.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Girlhood Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
French film offers bleak, affecting look at troubled teen.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Adult Beginners Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Decent messages in tepid indie dramedy; language, drug use.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Mistress America Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Quirky, talky comedy has some laughs but rings false.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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