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The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Superb true tale of remarkable teen; some violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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First Man Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Intimate, serious drama about reluctant space hero.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Alien: Covenant Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Blood, gore, moody visuals, and a strong female character.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Space Between Us Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Teen sci-fi romance is sweet, if not out of this world.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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The Martian Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Excellent space thriller mixes peril, charm, real science.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Interstellar Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Ambitious intergalactic drama focuses on a father's promise.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Guardians of the Galaxy Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Marvel's sci-fi adventure has it all: laughs, action, charm.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Ender's Game Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Thought-provoking sci-fi adventure with military violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Rick and Morty TV Poster Image
age 16+
Ribald, drunken animated comedy is too edgy for most teens.
Network: Cartoon Network
(2013)
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After Earth Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Exciting sci-fi action and warm father-son bonding.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Star Trek Into Darkness Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Action-packed Star Trek sequel has good story, characters.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Jurassic Park Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Terrifyingly realistic dinos run amok in sci-fi landmark.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1993)
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Men in Black III Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Third alien adventure is fun, less memorable than the first.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Battleship Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Over-the-top sci-fi action with great special effects.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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John Carter Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Mars-based action epic has strong fantasy violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Cinder: The Lunar Chronicles, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 12+
Cinderella as a futuristic cyborg. Pretty cool.
By Marissa Meyer
(2012)
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Star Trek Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Classic franchise gets new life; OK for older kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Planet of the Apes (1968) Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Original Apes mixes smart sci-fi and fighting, sexy stuff.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1968)
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Ender's Game Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Boy genius trains to crush alien invasion in sci-fi classic.
By Orson Scott Card
(2005)
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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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