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Big City Greens TV Poster Image
age 7+
Quirky, sweet show's family themes overshadow stereotypes.
Network: Disney Channel
(2018)
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A Wrinkle in Time Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Inclusive but imperfect take on classic story of hope, love.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Little Women TV Poster Image
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age 9+
Strong female characters shine in classic book adaptation.
Network: PBS
(2018)
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A Bag of Marbles Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Powerful story of boys' WWII survival has peril, violence.
In Theaters Now
(Release Year: 2018)
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Roxanne, Roxanne Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Gritty, violent bio of '80s rap star is ultimately hopeful.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Benji (2018) Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Updated dog tale has realistic peril and violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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My First Miracle Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Dying teen needs hope at Christmas; mature themes, drinking.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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In This Corner of the World Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Lovely, serious, slightly overlong anime about WWII Japan.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Kingdom of Us Movie Poster Image
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age 15+
Raw, intense docu on family's life after father's suicide.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers Movie Poster Image
age 16+
Poignant, violent story of child during Khmer Rouge's reign.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Lion Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Great performances in emotional, intense biographical drama.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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The Eagle Huntress Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Inspiring documentary about barrier-breaking teen girl.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Imperial Dreams Movie Poster Image
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age 17+
Dark yet inspiring tale has cursing, violence, drugs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Barbie:  Video Game Hero Movie Poster Image
age 5+
Barbie's a smart coder in gentle video game adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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A Series of Unfortunate Events TV Poster Image
age 10+
Exceptional, spooky book adaptation is best for tweens.
Network: Netflix
(2017)
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Dolly Parton's Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love Movie Poster Image
age 7+
Lots of plot packed into tale of faith and holiday miracles.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Life, Animated Movie Poster Image
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age 12+
Unforgettable doc about autism, communication, Disney.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Ghost Patrol Movie Poster Image
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age 7+
Animated tale of kid ghost hunters has some mild scares.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Speechless TV Poster Image
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age 12+
Fresh family comedy puts "disability" in a brand-new light.
Network: ABC
(2016)
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The White Helmets Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Inspiring docu has positive messages, some wartime violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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