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The Little Prince Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Animated take on classic tale is sweet but restrained.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Elena of Avalor TV Poster Image
age 5+
Spunky Latina-inspired princess is an excellent role model.
Network: Disney Junior
(2016)
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Zootopia Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Charming buddy-animal story promotes tolerance, teamwork.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Recovery Road TV Poster Image
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age 14+
Teen-in-rehab drama has realistic plot, great characters.
Network: Freeform
(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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Bravest Warriors TV Poster Image
age 11+
Goofy heroes time-travel, hilarity ensues in tween series.
Network: Cartoon Hangover, YouTube
(2012)
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The Wiz Live! Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Brilliant, star-studded performance is great family fare.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Santa's Apprentice Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Fresh take on familiar holiday themes; some bullying.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2010)
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Secrets of War Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Moving subtitled film shows war through a child's eyes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Inside Out Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Beautiful, original story about handling big feelings.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Musti TV Poster Image
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age 3+
Darling preschool series celebrates imagination, discovery.
Network: Online
(2015)
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Wimzie's House TV Poster Image
age 4+
Friendly puppets, excellent interpersonal messages for kids.
Network: PBS, Online
(1997)
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Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Terrific, heartwarming shorts have something for everyone.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Descendants Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Energetic Disney movie's villains make likable role models.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Teen Beach 2 Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Dynamic musical numbers, girl power sell super sequel.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Thomas and Friends: The Christmas Engines Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Gentle winter train tales celebrate the holidays.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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How to Build a Better Boy TV Poster Image
age 7+
Positive messages outshine bullying in tween-friendly movie.
Network: Disney Channel
(2014)
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Blossom TV Poster Image
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age 10+
'90s sitcom still offers strong role model, great messages.
Network: Discovery Family Channel
(1990)
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Terry the Tomboy TV Poster Image
age 8+
Wacky Internet star sends solid messages about self-image.
Network: Nickelodeon
(2014)
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Lucky Duck Movie Poster Image
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age 4+
Cute movie uses mild bullying to promote self-esteem.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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