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Ghostbusters: The Video Game Remastered Game Poster Image
age 13+
For supernatural fun and action, who you gonna call?
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Plague Inc. App Poster Image
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age 13+
Slow & steady kills the (human) race in disease-design app.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2019)
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Green Book Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Crowd-pleasing drama explores race, class, friendship.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Creative Destruction App Poster Image
age 13+
Fun Fortnite clone in mobile battle royale game format.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Darkest Hour Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Mild but talky look at Churchill's early days in power.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Founder Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Gripping film about burger entrepreneur has strong language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Deepwater Horizon Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Thrilling tale of heroism during deadly oil rig explosion.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Night Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Unforgettable memoir of teen who survived the Holocaust.
By Elie Wiesel
(1956)
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Bridge of Spies Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Cold War thriller focuses on tension over action.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Salt to the Sea Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Heartbreaking WWII novel shows power of hope, connection.
By Ruta Sepetys
(2016)
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Selma Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Outstanding drama about MLK's fight for equal rights.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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The Imitation Game Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Strong performances buoy teen-friendly historical drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Forrest Gump Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Moving and wonderful, but parent preview a good idea.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1994)
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Saving Mr. Banks Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Sweet peek behind Poppins story, with very dark moments.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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The Book Thief Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Emotional WWII drama explores loss, literacy, and love.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Warframe Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Combat-heavy sci-fi war game rewards players for killing
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2013)
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Lincoln Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Outstanding drama about revered leader's political genius.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Reached Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Satisfying, solid resolution of twisting dystopian romance.
By Ally Condie
(2012)
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Titanic Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Great movie, but too intense, racy for younger kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1997)
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Titanic (2012) Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Emotional small-screen retelling humanizes historic tragedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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