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The Princess Bride Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Witty, winsome fairy tale for the whole family.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
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James and the Giant Peach Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Fabulous adaptation of Roald Dahl's classic book.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1996)
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Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Inspiring docu retells kids' poignant escape from Nazis.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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Fly Away Home Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Thrilling, touching adventure for animal lovers.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1998)
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Thirteen Days Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Superb film about Cuban missile crisis, best for older kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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The Muppet Movie Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
First Muppet movie has wonderful songs -- and a few guns.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1979)
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The Muppets Take Manhattan Movie Poster Image
age 6+
'80s Muppet musical has some mild innuendo, smoking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
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Dinosaur Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Stunning, but can be dark and scary in places.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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Chicken Run Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Charming animated escape tale has some peril, scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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Rudy Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Inspiring sports film about a real-life underdog.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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The Goonies Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Classic '80s adventure has lots of swearing, some scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1985)
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The Rescuers Down Under Movie Poster Image
age 6+
A rare sequel that improves on the original.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1990)
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The Rescuers Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Great adventure, but too dark for preschoolers.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1977)
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Murphy's Romance Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Winning, sweet-natured '80s romcom has profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1985)
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The Mighty Ducks Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Classic kids' sports movie has some iffy humor, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1992)
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The Secret Garden Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Great book, great adaptation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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Ground Control Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Air traffic control drama has lots of tension, profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1998)
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The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Sesame Street fans will love this sweet movie.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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Buena Vista Social Club Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Cuban musicians tell their life stories in slow-paced tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Thrilling third Indy actioner focuses on hunt for grail.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1989)
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