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Black Beauty (2020) Movie Poster Image
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Peril, emotional intensity in adaptation of classic tale.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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The Witches Movie Poster Image
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Campy but creepy Dahl adaptation has lots of spooky stuff.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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The Secret: Dare to Dream Movie Poster Image
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Self-help book inspires so-so romance; some peril.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Children of the Sea Movie Poster Image
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Slow pace, heavy themes in lengthy anime.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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The Personal History of David Copperfield Movie Poster Image
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Dickens' classic retold with comedic style; some violence.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Little Women (2019) Movie Poster Image
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Poignant, beautifully made take on beloved sisterhood tale.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Stargirl Movie Poster Image
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Gentle book-based school drama has positive messages.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Pinocchio (2019) Movie Poster Image
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Italian live-action version has mild scares and peril.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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The Art of Racing in the Rain Movie Poster Image
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Weepy wisdom dispensed in dog drama about life and loss.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase Movie Poster Image
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Sparkling book adaptation has great characters, some scares.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Wildwitch (Vildheks) Movie Poster Image
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Uneven Danish movie about young witch has scary moments.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Bookshop Movie Poster Image
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Bittersweet period drama about the joys of reading.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Little Women (2018) Movie Poster Image
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Well-intentioned Alcott modernization misses the mark.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Moses Movie Poster Image
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Ambitious biblical musical transfers from stage to screen.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Rack Pack Movie Poster Image
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Low-budget "Stand by Me" rip-off has some violence.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Watch the Sky Movie Poster Image
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Clunky, awkward alien movie has peril, language.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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A Wrinkle in Time Movie Poster Image
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Inclusive but imperfect take on classic story of hope, love.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Forever My Girl Movie Poster Image
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Sweet romance is all about family, faith; some drinking.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Wonder Movie Poster Image
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Earnest, emotional book adaptation has strong messages.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Goodbye Christopher Robin Movie Poster Image
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Poignant father-son drama deals with heavy themes.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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