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Dolittle Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Not the king of the jungle, but still cute; some peril/guns.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2020)
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The Art of Racing in the Rain Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Weepy wisdom dispensed in dog drama about life and loss.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Can You Keep a Secret? Movie Poster Image
age 14+
"Be yourself" romcom has strong messages, sexual situations.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Mission Unstoppable TV Poster Image
age 10+
Upbeat series showcases female STEM superstars.
Network: CBS
(2019)
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Scout & The Gumboot Kids TV Poster Image
age 4+
Outstanding preschool show teaches nature, mindfulness.
Network: Comcast Kid Central
(2015)
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YooHoo to the Rescue TV Poster Image
age 4+
Colorful reboot has positive lessons, lots of animal fun.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss TV Poster Image
age 5+
Classic Dr. Seuss puppets are familiar and fun.
Network: Kidstream
(1997)
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The Hate U Give Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Powerful, thought-provoking drama about race, activism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Dolphin Kick Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Family tale has great dolphin footage; some suspense/action.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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A Beautiful Planet Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Stunning look at Earth -- and man's sobering impact on it.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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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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The Swap Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Predictable body-switching comedy has positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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End Game Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Inspiring docu treats dying as integral part of life cycle.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Wild Adventures of Blinky Bill TV Poster Image
age 5+
Friendship, adventure, and humor abound in cute Aussie show.
Network: Comcast
(2016)
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Vampirina TV Poster Image
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age 5+
Vivacious vampire girl's adventures promote tolerance.
Network: Disney Junior
(2017)
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Mission Force One: Connect and Protect TV Poster Image
age 6+
Fun STEAM-themed space shorts are charming, educational.
Network: Nick Jr.
(2017)
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Monkey Business: The Adventures of Curious George's Creators Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Warmhearted docu of monkey's creators; some wartime footage.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Shack Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Sentimental faith-based adaptation explores grief, healing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Before I Fall Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Mix of iffy behavior, strong messages in well-acted YA tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Hidden Figures Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Inspiring true story of African-American women at NASA.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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