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The Blue Elephant Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Uplifting tale of courageous elephant is heavy on peril.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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Zarafa Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Enchanting African fable with some scares and sadness.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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The Jungle Book (2016) Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Fangs and fur fly in visually dazzling but intense update.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Operation Dumbo Drop Movie Poster Image
age 9+
A harmless, if mostly charmless, movie.
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(Release Year: 1995)
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Rango Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Guns and deep thoughts make this best for older kids.
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(Release Year: 2011)
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Trick or Treaters Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Charming German folktale has English subtitles, some scares.
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(Release Year: 2007)
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Delhi Safari Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Uneven and unnecessarily intense talking-animal tale.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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The Incredible Journey Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Classic Disney animal adventure about friendship, courage.
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(Release Year: 1963)
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Spycies Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Spy adventure has cartoon violence and environmental themes.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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The Bears and I Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Live-action Disney drama has violence and outdated terms.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1974)
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Cats Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Animated adventure has violence, peril, references to death.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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The Call of the Wild Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Thrilling, sometimes intense adventure teaches resilience.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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We Bought a Zoo Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Family film tackles grief with humor and deep empathy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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The Wolves of Willoughby Chase Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Suspenseful, creepy British film is nightmare fodder.
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(Release Year: 1989)
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Life of Pi Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Beautiful, emotional, intense story of faith and friendship.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Wolf Children Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Awe-inspiring, tender anime tale has mature themes.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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The Belstone Fox Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
'70s drama about fox-dog friendship has very intense scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1973)
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Wolfy: The Incredible Secret Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Dark, animated anti-fascist allegory with lots of violence.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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The Legend of Tarzan Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Tarzan returns to the jungle in violent action-adventure.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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Alpha Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Boy, wolf face intense peril in epic prehistoric adventure.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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