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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding, but much violence and scariness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Half-Life 2 Game Poster Image
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age 18+
A game filled with unnerving gore and violence.
Platforms: Windows
(2004)
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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Book Poster Image
age 12+
Intense, powerful Holocaust book offers unique perspective.
By John Boyne
(2006)
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The Wire TV Poster Image
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age 18+
Realistic drama about urban crime is not for kids.
Network: BET, HBO, Syndicated
(2002)
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2001: A Space Odyssey Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Kubrick's sci-fi masterpiece is still relevant.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1968)
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The Sopranos TV Poster Image
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age 18+
Violent mob drama doesn't pull any punches.
Network: A&E, HBO
(1999)
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BioShock Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Superb but gory gameplay in first-person shooter.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Windows
(2007)
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Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories Game Poster Image
age 18+
Very well done, but VERY mature content.
Platforms: PSP
(2006)
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Brothers in Arms: Road to Hill 30 Game Poster Image
age 18+
Thoughtful, complex, and gritty WWII title.
Platforms: Windows, PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2005)
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The Fellowship of the Ring Book Poster Image
age 12+
Spectacular fantasy classic is where Frodo's journey begins.
By J.R.R. Tolkien
(1954)
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Gears of War Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Hot sci-fi shooter for adults only.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2006)
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All in the Family TV Poster Image
age 12+
Landmark '70s sitcom lightens bias with humor.
Network: Syndicated, TV Land
(1971)
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Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Vegas Game Poster Image
age 18+
Photorealistic and violent shooter earns its M.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Windows
(2006)
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The Subtle Knife: His Dark Materials, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Brilliant story; more fast-paced, violent than first book.
By Philip Pullman
(1997)
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Rome TV Poster Image
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age 18+
History at its most raw, vulgar -- and exciting.
Network: HBO
(2005)
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Portal Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Innovative puzzler with first-person action.
Platforms: Windows
(2008)
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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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Gandhi Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Brilliant biopic engages, educates, and inspires.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1982)
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Burnout Paradise Remastered Game Poster Image
age 12+
Harsh crashes dominate in intense, exciting racer.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2018)
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Professor Layton and the Curious Village Game Poster Image
age 12+
Solve brainteasers to get clues to crack mystery.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2008)
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