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Wait Till Your Father Gets Home TV Poster Image
age 12+
The '70s' answer to King of the Hill.
Network: Boomerang
(1972)
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The Two Towers Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Orcs attack, and Frodo marches to Mordor in exciting sequel.
By J.R.R. Tolkien
(1954)
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Ender's Game Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Boy genius trains to crush alien invasion in sci-fi classic.
By Orson Scott Card
(2005)
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To Kill a Mockingbird Book Poster Image
age 12+
Stunning classic examines racism -- and justice.
By Harper Lee
(1960)
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Lord of the Flies Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Book-based classic has brutal violence, bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1963)
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The Grapes of Wrath Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Classic John Steinbeck adaptation is still powerful.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1940)
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Unstrung Heroes Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Quietly moving story of a boy dealing with loss.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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Fletch Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Chevy Chase at his very funniest. Teens OK.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1985)
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X2: X-Men United Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Fun but violent sequel has peril, cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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To Kill a Mockingbird Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Masterpiece with crucial lessons about prejudice.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1962)
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Material Girls Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
A brain-numbing, fluffy flick for tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Sensitive portrayal of four girls' friendships.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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What About Bob? Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Appealingly silly romp for kids and adults.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1991)
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The Bad News Bears Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Edgy '70s baseball comedy has lots of cursing, drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1976)
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Spaceballs Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Goofy '80s parody has cursing, violence, innuendo.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
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A Stone in My Hand Book Poster Image
age 12+
Intense story of Palestinian family in Gaza Strip in 1989.
By Cathryn Clinton
(2010)
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Sounder (1972) Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
A strong family triumphs over poverty and racism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1972)
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Pride Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Inspiring sports tale takes on racism; cursing, drugs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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Breaking Away Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Rousing bicycle-race tale has some profanity, mild violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1979)
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Young Frankenstein Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Brooks' corniness still yields plenty of belly laughs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1974)
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