Noteworthy Films and Videos

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The thought-provoking, entertaining, and imaginative films and documentaries below were chosen  for their insights into human condition and the world around us, as well as for their technical merits.  Some directly explore ancient and modern philosophies, spiritual paths, and sciences.  Others reveal the wonders of the natural world.  Many more provide insight into human nature, relationships, and choices, what's important in life, and keeping things in perspective: being able to empathize with others and laugh at life's ups and downs. MPAA ratings or an equivalent are given for most items and parents as always will need to exercise their own judgment.

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By Type: Family Films | Science/Nature | Fantasy/SciFi

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