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Sense and Sensibility Movie Poster Image
age 11+
A lush and witty adaptation of Jane Austen's novel.
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(Release Year: 1995)
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Offside Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Iranian dramedy scores with gender equity issues.
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(Release Year: 2007)
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Rudy Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring sports film about a real-life underdog.
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(Release Year: 1993)
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Chariots of Fire Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Brilliant true story of 1924 Olympic footrace.
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(Release Year: 1981)
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Beasts of the Southern Wild Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Devastatingly moving drama has harsh truths, whimsy, wisdom.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Brooklyn Movie Poster Image
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Poignant immigration drama is romantic, thought-provoking.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Roots (2016) Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Reimagined slave epic is violent but stirs worthy questions.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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When We Were Kings Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Thrilling boxing docu covers race, politics; some profanity.
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(Release Year: 1997)
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Arrival Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Great, deeply thoughtful, compassionate sci-fi tale.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Liyana Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring, unique film tells two stories of perseverance.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Hunger Games Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Intense adaptation is violent, thought-provoking for teens.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Radio Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Lesson of kindness permeates inspiring true story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Hero Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Gorgeous martial arts movie for older kids.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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House of Flying Daggers Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Gorgeous, but also very violent.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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The Replacements Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Lightweight but likeable football story.
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(Release Year: 2000)
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The Karate Kid Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
'80s classic is still fun for families with older tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
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Rocky Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Boxing Best Picture sets underdog-hero standard; drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1976)
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Friday Night Lights Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Powerful drama is so much more than a football movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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Little Women Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Lovely Alcott adaptation tugs at the heartstrings.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1994)
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WarGames Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Suspenseful Cold War tale with teen gamer in control.
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(Release Year: 1983)
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