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The Glorias Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Steinem biopic is innovative but slow; mature themes.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Boys State Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Teens make like political pros in insightful documentary.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Burden Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Dramatic true story of redemption has racial violence.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Runner Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Stirring, inspiring sports docu about overcoming adversity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Max Winslow and the House of Secrets Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Engaging but imperfect mystery may feel too familiar.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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A Towering Task: The Story of the Peace Corps Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Informative documentary promotes global activism.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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To the Stars Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Poignant, feminist coming-of-age drama set in 1960 Oklahoma.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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The Banker Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
'60s-set drama highlights housing, banking discrimination.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Overcomer Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Well-made Christian drama succeeds despite stereotyping.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Marvel's Hero Project TV Poster Image
age 10+
Marvel celebrates the young superheroes walking among us.
Network: Disney+
(2019)
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Knock Down the House Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding docu about underdog congressional hopefuls.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Every Day Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Book-based teen romance has messages of empathy, diversity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Tim Timmerman, Hope of America Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Fairly tame high school comedy pays homage to '90s faves.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Bad Hair Day TV Poster Image
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age 6+
Endearing buddy comedy with positive, empowering message.
Network: Disney Channel
(2015)
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The Facts of Life TV Poster Image
age 11+
Wholesome '80s coming-of-age sitcom tackles serious issues.
Network: NBC
(1979)
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Happy Days TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Aaaaay! Classic feel-good sitcom is hokey but fun.
Network: Syndicated, Discovery Family Channel
(1974)
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Going to the Mat Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Sports drama has positive representations; some bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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Clueless Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Charming take on Jane Austen's Emma has sex, drugs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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