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Bless the Beasts & Children Book Poster Image
age 13+
Misfit teens rebel at a Western summer camp in YA classic.
By Glendon Swarthout
(1970)
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Split/Second Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Explosive racing game encourages aggressive driving.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2010)
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London Calling Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Punk rebels fuse aggressive rock with Jamaican roots music.
By The Clash
(1979)
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Forza Horizon Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Deep, compelling car game glamorizes illicit street racing.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
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The Raven King:  The Raven Cycle, Book 4 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Gorgeously written multilayered finale is simply magical.
By Maggie Stiefvater
(2016)
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Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands Game Poster Image
age 18+
Violent, mature shooter focuses on drug cartel conflict.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Twisted Metal Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Dark combat racing game that is extremely violent and gory.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2012)
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Grid 2 Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Competent racer depicts car crashes with no consequences.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2013)
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Dead Rising 3 Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Extremely violent and gory zombie game for mature players.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2013)
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Grid Autosport Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Fun Euro racing sim provides authentic driving experience.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2014)
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Cry-Baby Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Campy '50s parody has mild sex references, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1990)
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Rare Replay Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Not all winners, but this "Rare" collection rocks.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2015)
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Need for Speed Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Fun fast-paced driving game glorifies illegal street racing.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
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The Crew: Wild Run Game Poster Image
age 13+
Expansion boosts fun, visuals, glamorizes illegal racing.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
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Just Cause 3 Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Violent open-world shooter overthrows fake gov't for laughs.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
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Guns, Cars and Zombies! App Poster Image
age 18+
Mature zombie driving game adds fun, but tons of blood.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Gundam Versus Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Fun robotic brawler adds larger multiplayer combat.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2017)
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Far Cry 5 Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Violent, mature shooter rages across Montana lands.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Wreckfest Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Combative racing in this demolition derby is a smash.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Ford v Ferrari Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Entertaining, well-paced racing biopic has strong language.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2019)
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