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The Sound of Music Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Outstanding family film features glorious music.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1965)
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A Tale of Two Cities Book Poster Image
age 14+
Immortal romance is set against violent French Revolution.
By Charles Dickens
(1894)
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Magic Tree House Series Book Poster Image
age 6+
Fun, educational chapter books have something for everyone.
By Mary Pope Osborne
(1992)
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Eleanor & Park Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Intense '80s romance is a fabulous pick for mature teens.
By Rainbow Rowell
(2013)
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Brooklyn Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Poignant immigration drama is romantic, thought-provoking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Finding Dory Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Delightful sequel promotes teamwork; some sadness, scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Uncharted 4: A Thief's End Game Poster Image
age 14+
Action game with a great story, but also bloody gunfights.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2016)
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The Sun Is Also a Star Book Poster Image
age 14+
Beautiful and philosophical love story is deeply moving.
By Nicola Yoon
(2016)
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March of the Penguins Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Stunning, loving documentary; some intense peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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Free Willy Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
A wayward boy befriends a moody killer whale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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Legends of the Hidden Temple TV Poster Image
age 6+
'90s game show offers family-friendly adventure.
Network: NICK GAS
(1993)
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Les Miserables Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Excellent film adaptation of gritty, heartbreaking musical.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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The Impossible Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Very intense story of family's survival against the odds.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Ark: Survival Evolved Game Poster Image
age 14+
Violent survival MMO tests skills against humans, dinos.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
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Steve Jobs Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Compelling portrait of Apple genius has lots of swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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DuckTales TV Poster Image
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age 6+
Woo-oo! Adventure, fun, and laughs abound in Disney reboot.
Network: Disney XD
(2017)
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Early Man Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Charming prehistoric tribute to "sacred game" of soccer.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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SpongeBob SquarePants TV Poster Image
age 6+
Edgy, frenetic animated comedy is iffy for youngest kids.
Network: Nickelodeon, Nicktoons
(1999)
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Empire of the Sun Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Beautiful but grim WWII saga through a boy's eyes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
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Whale Wars TV Poster Image
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age 14+
The intense reality of extreme conservation work.
Network: Animal Planet
(2008)
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