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Robot & Frank Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Offbeat sci-fi buddy movie isn't likely to attract teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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Scarlet: The Lunar Chronicles, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Fiery, fantastic Cinder sequel ups the action-violence.
By Marissa Meyer
(2013)
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The Host Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Lots of kisses, but "Twi"-fi thriller isn't that compelling.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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MILA 2.0 Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Teen girl finds she's an android in tense sci-fi tale.
By Debra Driza
(2013)
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The Manchurian Candidate Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Classic Cold War satirical thriller stands test of time.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1962)
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The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Teen-friendly fantasy romance doesn't live up to the book.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Debbie Macomber's Cedar Cove TV Poster Image
age 13+
Squeaky-clean small-town romance might not interest kids.
Network: Hallmark Channel
(2013)
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Much Ado About Nothing Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Joss Whedon makes teen-friendly Shakespeare; some drinking.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Tiger Eyes Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Tender, well-acted teen drama is true to classic Blume book.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Fox Forever: The Jenna Fox Chronicles, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Spy romance makes a satisfying end to Jenna Fox Chronicles.
By Mary E. Pearson
(2013)
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Romeo and Juliet (2013) Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Teen-friendly take on Bard's classic has spark, little soul.
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.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Witches of East End TV Poster Image
age 13+
Playful supernatural drama with bits of edgy content.
Network: Lifetime Television
(2013)
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Armored Core: Verdict Day Game Poster Image
age 13+
Hunger Games-like death match with mech shooters.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2013)
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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.
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(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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Pride and Prejudice and Zombies Book Poster Image
age 13+
Zombies invade classic comedy of manners for laughs, groans.
By Seth Grahame-Smith, Jane Austen
(2009)
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Man Made Boy Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Frankenstein's son takes road trip in clever horror fantasy.
By Jon Skovron
(2013)
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Resurrection TV Poster Image
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age 13+
Cryptic drama raises complex questions about life and death.
Network: ABC
(2014)
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Unstoppable (2013) Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Faith-based docu is mainly a sermon on suffering, pain.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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