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Hugo Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Spectacular book adaptation is great for tweens and up.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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Timber the Treasure Dog Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Kids face peril in silly talking-dog adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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American Girl: Lea to the Rescue Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Action-packed jungle mystery has suspense, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Long Way North Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Thrilling tale about a girl's search for her grandfather.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Mune: Guardian of the Moon Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Original animated fantasy has a few frightening elements.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Air Bound Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Animated mouse adventure with emotional intensity, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Batman vs. Two-Face Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Clever animated throwback to '60s Batman has some violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Incredibles 2 Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Terrific, action-packed superhero sequel was worth the wait.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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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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Superman II Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Witty, action-packed superadventure with big themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1981)
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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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Superman: The Movie Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Super-nostalgic superhero adventure still soars.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1978)
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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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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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Away Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Gorgeous, tranquil film is both peaceful and perilous.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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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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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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Xico's Journey Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Pro-nature tale is beautiful and sweet, has some violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2021)
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The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Live-action 1950s Disney adventure looks old; mild violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1952)
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