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Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Scary but very entertaining movie based on classic books.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Overwatch Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Fantastic, frantic shooter with some violence, open chat.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Once Upon a Deadpool Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Entertaining re-edited sequel tones down violence, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Marvel's Spider-Man Game Poster Image
age 14+
"Spider-sense"-ational tale starring iconic wall crawler.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2018)
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The Darkest Minds, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Psychic teens escape concentration camps in taut thriller.
By Alexandra Bracken
(2012)
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Castle Rock TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Tense Stephen King spin-off fun for fans, has some violence.
Network: Hulu
(2018)
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A Quiet Place Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Gripping monster movie has lots of tension, some blood.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Siren TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Mermaid tale is violent, suspenseful, and thrilling drama.
Network: Freeform
(2018)
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Tekken 7 Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Violent fighting sequel is a knockout for fighting fans.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Ouija: Origin of Evil Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Horror prequel surprisingly good, despite odd, dark moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Lights Out Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Exceptionally simple, smart, scary monster movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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This Savage Song: Monsters of Verity, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Complex fantasy expertly explores good and evil.
By Victoria Schwab
(2016)
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10 Cloverfield Lane Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Sci-fi thriller mixes violence, locked-room tension.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Krampus Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Christmas horror comedy is dark but has genuine good cheer.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Clash Royale App Poster Image
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age 14+
Fantasy action-strategy game wants all your time and money.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
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Shadowhunters TV Poster Image
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age 14+
A paranornal romance heavy on style, light on substance.
Network: Freeform
(2016)
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Castle Crashers Remastered Game Poster Image
age 14+
Warped, violent medieval adventure full of action, laughs.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2015)
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I'll Give You the Sun Book Poster Image
age 14+
Brother-sister twins trace their rift in riveting novel.
By Jandy Nelson
(2014)
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Gotham TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Dark, violent drama tells compelling Batman backstory.
Network: Fox
(2014)
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Dorothy Must Die, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Dark, violent reimagining of Oz makes Dorothy evil dictator.
By Danielle Paige
(2014)
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