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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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Room Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Difficult-to-watch but beautifully performed survival tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Mysterious Benedict Society TV Poster Image
age 8+
Suspense and adventure in whimsical book-based fantasy.
Network: Disney+
(2021)
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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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An American Girl Story -- Ivy & Julie 1976: A Happy Balance TV Poster Image
age 8+
Chinese-American tween embraces heritage in sweet story.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(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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Sophie's Choice Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Tragic post-WWII tale has violence, death, and cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1982)
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Dragons: Race to the Edge TV Poster Image
age 8+
Superb, slightly darker addition to series still great fun.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
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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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A Boy Called Christmas Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Charming family holiday adventure has scenes of peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Yes Day Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Book-based family comedy mixes silly fun, positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Motherless Brooklyn Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Underrepresented hero shines in violent, profane PI drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Those Who Wish Me Dead Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Strong violence, language in solid wilderness thriller.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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Swiss Family Robinson Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Old-fashioned family adventure has some threat, stereotypes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1940)
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