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Howards End Movie Poster Image
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Excellent book-based tale of British class conflict.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1992)
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Beastly Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Contemporary Beauty-Beast tale curses shallow rich kid.
By Alex Flinn
(2007)
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Love Story Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Mega-hit of the 1970s isn't as powerful today.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1970)
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Uncle Buck Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
'80s comedy about a bachelor babysitter has profanity, sex.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1989)
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As You Like It Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Fun retelling, but longer than teens will like it.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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Marley & Me Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Touching comedy deals with emotional themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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Enchanted April Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Elegant period film explores deep emotions.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1992)
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War Horse Movie Poster Image
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Spielberg's sweeping horse drama is beautiful but intense.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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GreenSpace Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Leisurely building sim with positive environmental message.
Platforms: Facebook
(2011)
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The Hunger Games: Songs from District 12 and Beyond Music Poster Image
age 13+
Dark, haunting alt-rock/country soundtrack; best for teens.
By Various Artists
(2012)
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Bewitching: The Kendra Chronicles, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Clever Cinderella twist picks brains over beauty.
By Alex Flinn
(2012)
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Jane Austen's Rogues & Romance Game Poster Image
age 13+
Hidden object game puts wacky spin on classic novels.
Platforms: Facebook
(2012)
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The Golden Lily: Bloodlines, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Engaging Bloodlines sequel explores romance, friendship.
By Richelle Mead
(2012)
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Insignia Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Complex, thrilling start to thoughtful dystopian trilogy.
By S.J. Kincaid
(2012)
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Hercules: The Legendary Journeys TV Poster Image
age 13+
Campy '90s action series has solid messages for teens.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(1995)
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Midway Arcade Origins Game Poster Image
age 13+
Travel back in time with collection of fun '80s games.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2012)
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PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale Game Poster Image
age 13+
Cross-platform brawler stars hodgepodge of game characters.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita
(2012)
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Beautiful Creatures Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Lush book adaptation mixes romance, fantasy, some violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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The Carrie Diaries TV Poster Image
age 13+
Sex and the City prequel is edgy but has merit for teens.
Network: CW
(2013)
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Admission Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Teen-friendly comedy has laughs but is uneven.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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