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Star Wars: Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back Movie Poster Image
age 8+
The best of the original series, but the most intense, too.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1980)
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Thunderbirds Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Exciting kid space-action without being too scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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My Favorite Martian Movie Poster Image
age 8+
A terrible movie -- beware.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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Star Wars: Episode I: The Phantom Menace Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Kid-centric but violent prequel lacks originals' energy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Star Trek: The Motion Picture Movie Poster Image
age 8+
The Enterprise's first feature, with smarts outdoing guns.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1979)
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Star Wars: Episode VI: The Return of the Jedi Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Ewok-filled finale less Force-ful than previous.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1983)
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Ben 10: Race Against Time Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Movie ups alien-battle series' violence level.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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Close Encounters of the Third Kind Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Suspenseful, thoughtful alien-encounter classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1977)
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Star Wars: The Clone Wars Movie Poster Image
age 8+
CGI Star Wars saga is dull, despite action.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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Race to Witch Mountain Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Sci-fi remake is action packed and intense for a PG film.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Battle for Terra Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Animated space adventure tackles war, complex themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Aliens in the Attic Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Silly teens-versus-aliens adventure is sure to delight kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Ben 10: Destroy All Aliens Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Movie's violence is countered by strong themes of family.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Space Warriors Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Inspiring family film has positive messages, some bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Exciting movie boasts strong characters, positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Lego DC Super Heroes: Justice League: Attack of the Legion of Doom! Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Action-packed tale provides laughs while selling products.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Journey to Space Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Stunning visuals in short docu about modern space program.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Fight for Space Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Thoughtful docu about space program urges return to cosmos.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Aliens Ate My Homework Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Cartoonish violence in live-action book-based alien tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Armstrong Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Portrait of an American hero celebrates humility, hard work.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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