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The Secret: Dare to Dream Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Self-help book inspires so-so romance; some peril.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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The Secret Garden (2020) Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Adaptation has positive themes but falls short on magic.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Four Kids and It Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Magical family adventure has positive messages, mild peril.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Little Women (2019) Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Poignant, beautifully made take on beloved sisterhood tale.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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The Good Liar Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Not much for kids in mature, unexpectedly violent thriller.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Motherless Brooklyn Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Underrepresented hero shines in violent, profane PI drama.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Pinocchio (2019) Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Italian live-action version has mild scares and peril.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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The Art of Racing in the Rain Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Weepy wisdom dispensed in dog drama about life and loss.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Dark Phoenix Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Sophie Turner is best part of intense, dark X-Men finale.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Curious George: Royal Monkey Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Beloved monkey trades places with royalty in gentle tale.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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The Aftermath Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Lingerie and tears shed in morally complex historical drama.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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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.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Up and Away Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Magic carpet adventure has slapstick and toilet humor.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Wonderstruck Movie Poster Image
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age 9+
Thoughtful, arty take on excellent Selznick novel.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Kepler's Dream Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Sweet family drama has heart and positive messages.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Monkey Business: The Adventures of Curious George's Creators Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Warmhearted docu of monkey's creators; some wartime footage.
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(Release Year: 2017)
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Bambi Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Disney's original circle-of-life story.
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(Release Year: 1942)
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Kon-Tiki Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Thrilling adaptation of classic book has lots of peril.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Heidi (2015) Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Enjoyable, beautiful, warmhearted remake of classic tale.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Delightful but dark Potter prequel is more grown-up.
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(Release Year: 2016)
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