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The Book of Negroes Movie Poster Image
age 15+
Riveting slavery epic is artful, sobering, and inspiring.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Terrific, heartwarming shorts have something for everyone.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Kicks TV Poster Image
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age 6+
Book-inspired series scores with excellent tween role model.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2016)
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The Stinky & Dirty Show TV Poster Image
age 3+
Popular book characters are excellent role models for kids.
Network: Amazon Prime Video
(2016)
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Dot. TV Poster Image
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age 5+
Charming series strikes perfect balance between life, tech.
Network: Universal Kids
(2016)
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Bookaboo TV Poster Image
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age 3+
Celebs join rock-star pup for delightful story times.
Network: Amazon Prime Video, CBC Television
(2016)
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A Storybots Christmas TV Poster Image
age 3+
One kid's big question leads to lots of holiday fun.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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Llama Llama TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Beloved books inspire charming, family-friendly series.
Network: Netflix
(2018)
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Crazy Rich Asians Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Messages, role models stand out in culture-clash romcom.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Angela's Christmas Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Enchanting, affecting holiday tale has mild suspense.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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True: Happy Hearts Day TV Poster Image
age 4+
Sweet holiday story promotes empathy, compassion.
Network: Netflix
(2019)
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Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Sweet book-based comedy has great family messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Paddington Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Charming story about beloved bear has some scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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An American Girl: Grace Stirs Up Success Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Tale of young baker jam-packed with positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Paper Towns Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Smart, edgy adaptation captures the humor of self-discovery.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Thomas & Friends: The Adventure Begins Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Trains' sweet origin story promotes friendship, cooperation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Testament of Youth Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Heartrending WWI drama has heavy content, strong heroine.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Fast-paced, engaging sequel is fun for preschoolers.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Dragons: Race to the Edge TV Poster Image
age 8+
Superb, slightly darker addition to series still great fun.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
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Mr. Holmes Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Smart, literate, low-key drama about memory and stories.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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