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Eighth Grade Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Painfully realistic, tenderly acted coming-of-age dramedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Before I Fall Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Mix of iffy behavior, strong messages in well-acted YA tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life TV Poster Image
age 14+
Fast-talking revival retains lots of original's charm.
Network: Netflix
(2016)
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This Is Us TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Adult-oriented dramedy puts a fresh spin on family ties.
Network: NBC
(2016)
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Roots (2016) Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Reimagined slave epic is violent but stirs worthy questions.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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The Shannara Chronicles TV Poster Image
age 14+
MTV's first fantasy series is violent but surprisingly fun.
Network: MTV
(2016)
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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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Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt TV Poster Image
age 14+
Charming, quirky, hilarious comedy has rich characters.
Network: Netflix
(2015)
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The Nine Lives of Chloe King TV Poster Image
age 14+
Teen drama models positive relationships, but violence too.
Network: Freeform
(2011)
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Switched at Birth TV Poster Image
age 14+
Family drama's responsible messages are good for teens.
Network: Freeform
(2011)
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The King's Speech Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Superb drama about overcoming fears is fine for teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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Dances with Wolves Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
A grand, sweeping journey with graphic violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1990)
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The Cove Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Gruesome, powerful, and inspiring dolphin documentary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2009)
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Community TV Poster Image
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age 14+
College comedy's wit trumps some stereotyping.
Network: NBC
(2009)
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Friday Night Lights TV Poster Image
age 14+
Poignant football drama scores; OK for teens.
Network: Freeform, NBC
(2006)
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Degrassi TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Superb, socially conscious drama deals with tough issues.
Network: TeenNick
(2001)
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Will & Grace TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Fun show about a strong friendship; rude jokes, sex, pills.
Network: NBC, Syndicated
(1998)
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Mean Girls Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Mature but often-hilarious teen comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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Clueless Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Charming take on Jane Austen's Emma has sex, drugs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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Cinema Paradiso Movie Poster Image
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age 14+
Charming Italian film about friendship has sex, profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1989)
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