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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Intense, over-full sequel has lots of wizarding violence.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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The Nutcracker and the Four Realms Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Disney's take on Christmas classic is colorful but intense.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Coco Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Stunningly animated, poignant tribute to family and culture.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Mune: Guardian of the Moon Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Original animated fantasy has a few frightening elements.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Thomas & Friends: Journey Beyond Sodor Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Solid messages, but more scares, spookiness than usual.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Delightful but dark Potter prequel is more grown-up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Moana Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Great characters, memorable music, some monsters/scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Pinocchio Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Disney masterpiece is darker than you may remember.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1940)
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Kubo and the Two Strings Movie Poster Image
age 9+
Beautiful epic about storytelling hero can be dark, scary.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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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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Home Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Animated alien comedy is sweet, cute, if not super original.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle Movie Poster Image
age 3+
Fast-paced, engaging sequel is fun for preschoolers.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2015)
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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Movie Poster Image
age 12+
Trilogy conclusion has thrilling, violent battle scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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The Book of Life Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Beautifully animated film has some scary imagery.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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How to Train Your Dragon 2 Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Epic, thrilling 3D adventure sequel is outstanding.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2014)
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Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return Movie Poster Image
age 6+
Kids will like well-intentioned sequel, but it lacks magic.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Rio 2 Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Catchy music and just a few predators in fun sequel.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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The Lego Movie Movie Poster Image
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age 6+
Hilarious toy tale plugs product but is nonstop fun.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Sequel bolstered by brave elves, scary dragon, big spiders.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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Planes Movie Poster Image
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age 5+
Airborne adventure is OK for a few laughs; some stereotypes.
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(Release Year: 2013)
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