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Before We Were Free Book Poster Image
age 13+
Moving historical fiction about life under a dictatorship.
By Julia Alvarez
(2004)
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Barbershop 2: Back in Business Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Great message delivered in an edgy hip-hop movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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Lawrence of Arabia Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Mature teens will appreciate this gripping epic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1962)
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M*A*S*H TV Poster Image
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age 13+
Stellar war dramedy classic mixes humor, pathos.
Network: Hallmark Channel, Syndicated
(1972)
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Avalon Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
A slow but rewarding drama
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Classic tale of two famous outlaws; violence, cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1969)
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Teen Kids News TV Poster Image
age 13+
Teens report for teens in lively news show.
Network: Syndicated
(2003)
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Fried Green Tomatoes Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Heartwarming '90s classic has some language, violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1991)
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Out of Africa Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Enthralling epic about 1900s Africa tackles mature subjects.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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All the President's Men Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Superb Woodward and Bernstein Watergate story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1976)
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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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Of Mice and Men Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Elegant adaptation of classic novel has mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1992)
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Good Night, and Good Luck Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Compelling political drama won't engage most kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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Driving Miss Daisy Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Touching tale of an unlikely friendship; some language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1990)
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Bound for Glory Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Evocative folksinger bio with strong pro-union message.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1976)
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Meek's Cutoff Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Lyrical Western is OK for kids ... if they're interested.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Red Tails Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Wartime drama mixes aerial combat, worthy messages, cliches.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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The Iron Lady Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Streep is riveting in well-acted but underwhelming biopic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Jamie's American Road Trip TV Poster Image
age 13+
Tasty history lessons about America touch on serious topics.
Network: BBC America
(2009)
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Hidden Chronicles Game Poster Image
age 13+
Social hidden object/building sim with aggressive marketing.
Platforms: Facebook
(2012)
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