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Silence Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Scorsese's difficult, gory, but magnificent religious epic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Mass Effect: Andromeda Game Poster Image
age 18+
Deep, violent, mature space tale also focuses on acceptance.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Passengers Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Interesting drama about love, mortality, iffy decisions.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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See You in the Cosmos Book Poster Image
age 10+
Sweet, quirky road story sparkles with warmth and wisdom.
By Jack Cheng
(2017)
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Nier: Automata Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Heady sci-fi RPG with robot battles, suggestive themes.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2017)
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Arrival Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Great, deeply thoughtful, compassionate sci-fi tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Jack Reacher: Never Go Back Movie Poster Image
age 14+
Violent Tom Cruise sequel has a high body count.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Ronja, the Robber's Daughter TV Poster Image
age 7+
Beautiful book adaptation with exceptional female lead.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2017)
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A Series of Unfortunate Events TV Poster Image
age 10+
Exceptional, spooky book adaptation is best for tweens.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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Trollhunters TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Action-packed adventure show has scares, great role model.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
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The Great Gilly Hopkins Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Book-based drama has strong messages on family, friendship.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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The BFG Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Sweet Dahl book adaptation has big heart, big scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency TV Poster Image
age 15+
Quirky sci-fi comedy is fun but can be violent.
Network: BBC America
(2016)
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The Snowy Day Movie Poster Image
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age 4+
Gratitude, diversity central to sweet book adaptation.
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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Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Game Poster Image
age 18+
Violent, mature sci-fi shooter brings battle to the stars.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
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Titanfall 2 Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Violent, fast-paced play shown in popular sci-fi shooter.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
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An American Girl Story - Melody, 1963: Love Has to Win Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Indomitable girl speaks up for civil rights in sweet story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Alice Through the Looking Glass Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Uneven, less-violent sequel has girl-empowerment theme.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Gears of War 4 Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Violent, visually slick shooter has lots of multiplayer fun.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
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