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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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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Action- and creature-packed Potter sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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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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The Adventures of Robin Hood Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Errol Flynn stars in swashbuckling family delight.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1938)
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The Princess Bride Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Witty, winsome fairy tale for the whole family.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
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The King Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Outstanding but brutally violent Henry V historical epic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Book of Negroes Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Riveting slavery epic is artful, sobering, and inspiring.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Black Stallion Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Breathtakingly beautiful, magical classic is a must-see.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1979)
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Das Boot Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Intense WWII submarine drama has violence, strong language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1981)
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The Tender Bar Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Poignant coming-of-age dramedy has language, sex.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Their Finest Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Sparkling WWII drama offers different take on toll of war.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Secret of NIMH Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Fascinating, but very dark with some creepy imagery.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1982)
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Swiss Family Robinson Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Good intro to older movies for kids; watch for stereotypes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1960)
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Mary and the Witch's Flower Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Magical, intense adventure should delight tween Potter fans.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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A Christmas Carol (1938) Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Classic Dickens' tale has mild scares but positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1938)
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Once Upon a River Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Book-based coming-of-age drama has mature material.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2020)
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Daddy Cool (15 ans et demi ...) Movie Poster Image
age 15+
French farce has sex, drugs, swearing, and violence.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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The Green Knight Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Sex, violence in knight's dreamlike, entrancing adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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A Boy Called Christmas Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Charming family holiday adventure has scenes of peril.
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(Release Year: 2021)
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The Hating Game Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Chemistry between charming leads sells steamy romcom.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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