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Spirited Away Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Magnificent movie with scary creatures and a strong heroine.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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A Christmas Carol (1984) Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Bleak but solid adaptation of Dickens' classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
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The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Two classic stories told in the best Disney style.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1949)
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Scrooge Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
This musical Scrooge is great for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1970)
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Choose Your Own Adventure: The Abominable Snowman Movie Poster Image
age 6+
A smart interactive adventure for kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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Diary of a Wimpy Kid Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Adorable comedy about middle-school anxieties...and farts.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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Frankenweenie Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Burton's creepy young Frankenstein is perfect for tweens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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The Boxtrolls Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Imaginative adventure has lots of peril, nasty villain.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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A Letter to Momo Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Offbeat but lovely subtitled story deals with child's grief.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Okko's Inn Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Anime ghost story rich with Japanese culture, grief.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Blackbeard's Ghost Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
A yo-ho-wholesome retread of Disney favorites.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1968)
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Clash of the Titans Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Kids will find this FX-heavy fantasy epic a bit dated.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1981)
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Doug's 1st Movie Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Doug saves a lake from a polluting monster.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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Digimon: The Movie Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
If you love Digimon, here's more. No surprises.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
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Casper Meets Wendy Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Hilary Duff's silly spook-fest is good tween fun.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1998)
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Daffy Duck's Quackbusters Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Funny vintage cartoons with lots of slapstick violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
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Disney's A Christmas Carol Movie Poster Image
age 9+
3-D adaptation of classic holiday tale may scare young kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules Movie Poster Image
age 9+
More of Greg's humorous antics; fun for series fans.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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The Three Investigators in the Secret of Skeleton Island Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Tween sleuths find danger and scares in South Africa.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days Movie Poster Image
age 9+
More Wimpy Kid fun mixed with worthy messages, potty humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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