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Roots (2016) Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Reimagined slave epic is violent but stirs worthy questions.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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LEGO DC Comics Justice League: Gotham City Breakout Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Witty, comic action promotes toys and superheroes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Boy and the World Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Poignant hand-drawn story promotes family, environmentalism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Danger Mouse TV Poster Image
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age 5+
'80s series reboot polishes edges of classic spy spoof.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
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Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Inspiring docu explores female heroes in comics, real life.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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DC's Legends of Tomorrow TV Poster Image
age 13+
Cartoonish but violent battle through time with DC's heroes.
Network: CW
(2016)
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The Lion Guard TV Poster Image
age 5+
Simba's son monitors circle of life in meaningful series.
Network: Disney Channel
(2016)
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The Shannara Chronicles TV Poster Image
age 14+
MTV's first fantasy series is violent but surprisingly fun.
Network: MTV
(2016)
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Bravest Warriors TV Poster Image
age 11+
Goofy heroes time-travel, hilarity ensues in tween series.
Network: Cartoon Hangover, YouTube
(2012)
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Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir TV Poster Image
age 7+
Pleasant Paris-set superhero story sweet fun for tweens.
Network: Disney Channel, Nickelodeon
(2015)
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Ant-Man Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Clever, funny, cool Marvel movie has lots of sci-fi action.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Max Movie Poster Image
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Max
age 11+
Brave military dog saves the day in intense adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Supergirl TV Poster Image
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age 11+
Strong female lead shoulders the weight of superhero series.
Network: CBS
(2015)
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Dinotrux TV Poster Image
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age 7+
Creatures find friendship, fun in awesome animated world.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
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Dragons: Race to the Edge TV Poster Image
age 8+
Superb, slightly darker addition to series still great fun.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
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Circus Dreams Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Docu about touring youth circus highlights friendship.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Selma Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Outstanding drama about MLK's fight for equal rights.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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The Book of Negroes Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Riveting slavery epic is artful, sobering, and inspiring.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Belle and Sebastian Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Beautiful film about WWII has intense themes, drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Marvel's Agent Carter TV Poster Image
age 12+
Strong female lead defies stereotypes in tantalizing series.
Network: ABC
(2015)
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