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The Real Right Stuff Movie Poster Image
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Intriguing documentary about NASA's Mercury Program.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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The Witches Movie Poster Image
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Campy but creepy Dahl adaptation has lots of spooky stuff.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Pinocchio (2019) Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Italian live-action version has mild scares and peril.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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The Kid Who Would Be King Movie Poster Image
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"Goonies" meets "LOTR" in fun but sometimes scary adventure.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase Movie Poster Image
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Sparkling book adaptation has great characters, some scares.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Big Fish & Begonia Movie Poster Image
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Mystical anime has deep themes, some peril.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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A Wrinkle in Time Movie Poster Image
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Inclusive but imperfect take on classic story of hope, love.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Red Dog: True Blue Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Coming-of-age tale has mild action and peril.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Chasing Coral Movie Poster Image
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Awe-inspiring, poignant docu tracks decline of coral reefs.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Riveting documentary about NASA pioneers in '60s and '70s.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Kubo and the Two Strings Movie Poster Image
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Beautiful epic about storytelling hero can be dark, scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Phantom Boy Movie Poster Image
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Poignant crime caper follows sick boy with ghostly ability.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Alice Through the Looking Glass Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Uneven, less-violent sequel has girl-empowerment theme.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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April and the Extraordinary World Movie Poster Image
age 9+
French steampunk tale for kids mixes science, adventure.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Monster Hunt Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Chinese fantasy mega-hit has lots of martial-arts action.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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The Last Man on the Moon Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Awe-inspiring, insightful docu spotlights American astronaut
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Alice in Wonderland (2010) Movie Poster Image
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All-new 3-D Alice story is trippy and intense.
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(Release Year: 2010)
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The Dark Crystal Movie Poster Image
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A fantastic but more intense Muppet adventure.
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(Release Year: 1982)
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Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Beautiful anime with eco message and an amazing heroine.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Fantastic, but kids are older, themes are darker.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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