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Helpsters TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Friendly monsters demonstrate critical thinking skills.
Network: Apple TV+
(2019)
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Frankie Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Uneven indie drama tackles mortality with fabulous cast.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Swan Princess: Kingdom of Music Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Sweet fairy tale romance, positive messages, mild action.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Mary Poppins Returns Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Blunt is a delight in sweet, nostalgic, toe-tapping sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Christopher Robin Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Sweet but slow tale about the power of family, imagination.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Musical sequel is escapist fun; some innuendo, drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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All American TV Poster Image
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age 13+
Football series addresses classism, racism, and bullying .
Network: CW
(2018)
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Sun Dogs Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Offbeat tale of odd young man; cursing, mature themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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When Calls the Heart: The  Heart of Homecoming Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Christmas comes to Hope Valley in wholesome, feel-good tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Victoria and Abdul Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Dench is fabulous in fascinating but underdeveloped story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Party of Five TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Soapy but heartfelt classic series has teen angst, some sex.
Network: Hulu, Netflix
(1994)
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A Storybots Christmas TV Poster Image
age 3+
One kid's big question leads to lots of holiday fun.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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Trolls Holiday Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Holiday-themed show will give Trolls fans the warm fuzzies.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Roman Atwood’s Day Dreams TV Poster Image
age 9+
YouTube star grants big wishes in positive series.
Network: YouTube Premium
(2017)
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The Great Day (Le Grand Jour) Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Docu shows kids around the world working for their goals.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Guillermina and Candelario TV Poster Image
age 4+
Siblings learn to respect nature, elders, and culture.
Network: Starz
(2010)
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Lion Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Great performances in emotional, intense biographical drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 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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Harry & Snowman Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
A man and horse save each other in moving docu.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Milo Murphy's Law TV Poster Image
age 6+
Unlucky teen's fortune lies in friendship, positive outlook.
Network: Disney XD
(2016)
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