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Sherlock Jr. Movie Poster Image
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Clever, fun-filled intro to silent movies (with subtitles).
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(Release Year: 1924)
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Hugo Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Spectacular book adaptation is great for tweens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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What's on Your Plate? Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Excellent docu teaches Fast Food Nation-like lessons.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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Fantasia Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Breathtaking animation feat -- with some creepy visuals.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1940)
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Shrek Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Gross-out laughs meet a marvelous fairy tale mix.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
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Toy Story 3 Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Smart, funny "threequel" is scarier than the first two.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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Microcosmos Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Breathtaking docu zooms in on insect life in vivid color.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1996)
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The Secret Garden Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
'90s adaptation of classic book has some heavy themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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Beauty and the Beast Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Disney fave has great music, strong messages, some scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1991)
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The Library That Dolly Built Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Fun docu on entertainer's reading program promotes literacy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Flight of the Butterflies Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Gentle docu celebrates miracle of butterfly migration.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Jane Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Engaging Goodall docu has a little violence, language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005) Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Bright, spirited, and edgy version of Willy Wonka.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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FernGully: The Last Rainforest Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Family favorite features strong environmental message.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1992)
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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Movie Poster Image
age 6+
A fantastical car story custom-made for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1968)
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The Secret Garden (1987) Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Friendship and teamwork shine in classic book adaptation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
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Inventing Tomorrow Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Feel-good teen-scientist docu ideal for STEM-focused kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Smallfoot Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Fun, feel-good animated musical offers positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Thunderpants Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Fart jokes galore in warmhearted kids fantasy adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Science Fair Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Compelling, entertaining docu about teen science geniuses.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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