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A Night to Remember Movie Poster Image
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1950s British take on Titanic tragedy is a masterpiece.
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(Release Year: 1958)
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Sherlock Jr. Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Clever, fun-filled intro to silent movies (with subtitles).
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1924)
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Gone with the Wind Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Still one of Hollywood's best sweeping epics.
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(Release Year: 1939)
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Jailhouse Rock Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
'50s Elvis film still charms; some mild violence, smoking.
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(Release Year: 1957)
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The Jazz Singer Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
First talkie may lead to good discussion on race.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1927)
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The Pride of the Yankees Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Heartwarming baseball classic for tweens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1942)
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The Kid (1921) Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Timeless silent film blends humor with hardship.
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(Release Year: 1921)
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Holiday Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Old-fashioned Grant/Hepburn classic still charms.
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(Release Year: 1938)
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Mutiny on the Bounty Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Brando's brilliant if lengthy version of classic story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1962)
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The Enchanted Cottage Movie Poster Image
age 10+
For Valentine's Day, try this romantic classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1945)
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Huckleberry Finn Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Musical adaptation doesn't improve the classic tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1974)
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The Thin Man Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Death and drinking in otherwise superb Hollywood classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1934)
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The Errand Boy Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Jerry Lewis screwball comedy is tedious, lacks kid appeal.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1961)
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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939) Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Family-friendly Sherlock classic still a critical favorite.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1939)
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The Gold Rush Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
A great silent comedy classic, with comic gunplay.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1925)
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The Great Dictator Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Comic genius blitzkriegs the Third Reich.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1940)
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Savage Sam Movie Poster Image
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age 8+
Old Yeller sequel has Native American stereotypes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1963)
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The Thrill of It All Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Thrilling comedy will engage older tweens and up.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1963)
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The Thief of Bagdad Movie Poster Image
age 8+
Slow, dated fairytale based on Aladdin story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1940)
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A Christmas Carol (1951) Movie Poster Image
age 8+
The classic book brought to life.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1951)
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