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Jumanji: The Next Level Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Charming sequel offers generational humor but can get dark.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Charlie's Angels (2019) Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Super fun reboot mixes female empowerment, lots of violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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Klaus Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Santa origin story is a sweet reminder of generosity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Angry Birds Movie 2 Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Funnier sequel still has silly action, potty humor.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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His Dark Materials TV Poster Image
age 13+
Uneven fantasy adaptation has strong cast, some violence.
Network: HBO
(2019)
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Unicorn Store Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Fanciful tale about growing up has mild swearing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2019)
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The Hate U Give Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Powerful, thought-provoking drama about race, activism.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Smallfoot Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Fun, feel-good animated musical offers positive messages.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Spy Who Dumped Me Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Bullets and profanity fly in feminist friendship comedy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Solo: A Star Wars Story Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Satisfying, action-packed prequel explores Han's roots.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Book-based post-WWII romance has some war violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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White Fang (2018) Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Elegantly animated take on classic book has some violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Early Man Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Charming prehistoric tribute to "sacred game" of soccer.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Cars 3 Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Some intense scenes in story of empowerment, mentorship.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Your Name Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Stunning but mature animated body-swapping love story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Top Wing TV Poster Image
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age 4+
Eager rescue cadets teach preschoolers about teamwork.
Network: Nick Jr.
(2017)
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Raven's Home TV Poster Image
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age 8+
Energetic sequel offers well-rounded laughs for families.
Network: Disney Channel
(2017)
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The Worst Witch TV Poster Image
age 6+
Spooky book-inspired series is mild and magical.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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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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Bambi Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Disney's original circle-of-life story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1942)
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