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Shazam! Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Superhero comedy is charming, with some scary/violent parts.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Game Poster Image
age 12+
Cartoonish brawler is largest one yet, and incredibly fun.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2018)
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Bendy and the Ink Machine Game Poster Image
age 12+
Freaky first-person adventure full of animated jump scares.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Ant-Man and the Wasp Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Funny, action-packed sequel is lighter Marvel fare.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Pacific Rim: Uprising Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Surprisingly fun (but violent) monsters vs. robots sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Black Panther Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Masterful Marvel film has depth, diversity -- and violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Thor: Ragnarok Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Funniest Thor movie has tons of style, plenty of violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Renegades, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Slow start, but much intrigue in supervillain/hero tale.
By Marissa Meyer
(2017)
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Wonder Woman Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Engaging, entertaining, empowering superhero adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Lots of laughs, thrills, tunes in slightly lesser sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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A Monster Calls Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Heartrending adaptation explores the enormity of grief.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Doctor Strange Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Mysticism, humor, and action surround unique Marvel hero.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Heartless Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Queen of Hearts origin story is fanciful, not too dark.
By Marissa Meyer
(2016)
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The Prisoner of Cell 25: Michael Vey, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Suspenseful tale of superpowered teens has a spark of wit.
By Richard Paul Evans
(2011)
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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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Five Nights at Freddy's 4 Game Poster Image
age 12+
Jump-scare-packed finale hits home.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
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Five Nights at Freddy's 3 Game Poster Image
age 12+
More of the same, but just as scary as its predecessors.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(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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Guardians of the Galaxy Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Marvel's sci-fi adventure has it all: laughs, action, charm.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Godzilla Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Iconic movie monster once again wreaks massive destruction.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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