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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding, but much violence and scariness.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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Julie of the Wolves Book Poster Image
age 12+
Thought-provoking saga of Inuit girl adopted by wolf pack.
By Jean Craighead George
(1972)
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The Fellowship of the Ring Book Poster Image
age 12+
Spectacular fantasy classic is where Frodo's journey begins.
By J.R.R. Tolkien
(1954)
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The Return of the King Book Poster Image
age 12+
The exciting and bittersweet conclusion of Frodo's quest.
By J.R.R. Tolkien
(1955)
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The Two Towers Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Orcs attack, and Frodo marches to Mordor in exciting sequel.
By J.R.R. Tolkien
(1954)
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The Mummy Returns Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Very violent sequel has lots of action and peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
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City of Bones: The Mortal Instruments, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Exciting start to teen fantasy series in urban setting.
By Cassandra Clare
(2007)
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Apollo 13 Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Thrilling, heartwarming, scary, and superb.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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Xena: Warrior Princess TV Poster Image
age 12+
Mythology and action-adventure for teens and up.
Network: Logo, Oxygen
(1995)
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The Scorpion King Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Action movie prequel has lots of death and violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Outstanding adventure, but very violent battle scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2002)
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Kangaroo Jack Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
A very bad movie -- shouldn't have been PG.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2003)
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The Hunger Games, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Exciting, provocative tale of lethal reality show.
By Suzanne Collins
(2008)
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Who Framed Roger Rabbit? Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Deceptively mature movie mixes fun with guns, innuendo.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1988)
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Princess Mononoke Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Epic, compelling, and violent anime classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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From Russia with Love Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Creative Cold War Bond thriller is best for teens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1964)
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Spaceballs Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Goofy '80s parody has cursing, violence, innuendo.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
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Romancing the Stone Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Well-written romance/adventure is tons of fun.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
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RV Movie Poster Image
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RV
age 12+
Feeble retread of comic family vacation plot.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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Lovewrecked Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Amanda Bynes sends iffy message to teen girls.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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