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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

by:Columbus, Chris

Rescued from the outrageous neglect of his aunt and uncle, a young boy with a great destiny proves his worth while attending Hogwarts School for Wizards and Witches.

Editions:409  Date:2000 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG; some scary moments and mild language.  Genre(s):Fantasy films, Fantasy films, Drama, Feature films, Film adaptations

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To kill a mockingbird

by:Mulligan, Robert, 1925-2008

The setting is a dusty Southern town during the Depression. A white woman accuses a black man of rape. Though he is obviously innocent, the outcome of his trial is such a foregone conclusion that no lawyer will step forward to defend him-- except the town's most distinguished citizen. His compassionate defense costs him many friendships but earns him the respect and admiration of his two motherless children.

Editions:322  Date:1951 - 2020  Rating:Not rated.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Film adaptations, Legal films, Feature films

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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

by:CuarĂ³n, Alfonso

Year three at Hogwarts means new fun and challenges as Harry learns the delicate art of approaching a Hippogriff, transforming shape-shifting Boggarts into hilarity and even turning back time. But the term also brings danger: soul-sucking Dementors hover over the school, an ally of the accursed He-Who-Cannot-Be-Named lurks within the castle walls, and fearsome wizard Sirius Black escapes Azkaban.

Editions:326  Date:1996 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG; for frightening moments, creature violence, and mild language.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Fantasy films, Fantasy films, Film adaptations

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Mary Poppins

by:Stevenson, Robert, 1905-1986

After a banker's children lose their nanny due to her frustration with them, a change in the wind blows in a magical nanny who matches the children's qualifications, but not those of their very proper father. As Mary Poppins helps the children magically explore the world around them, their father grows increasingly disapproving of her methods and he must eventually deal with his own distance from his children. Blends live-action and animation.

Editions:396  Date:1963 - 2020  Rating:MPAA rating: G.  Genre(s):Musical films, Musical films, Feature films, Drama, Film adaptations

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Schindler's list

by:Spielberg, Steven, 1946-

The story of a Catholic war profiteer, Oskar Schindler, who risked his life and went bankrupt in order to save more than 1,000 Jews from certain death in concentration camps. He employed Jews in his crockery factory manufacturing goods for the German army. At the same time he tries to stay solvent with the help of a Jewish accountant and negotiates business with a vicious Nazi commandant who enjoys shooting Jews as target practice from the balcony of his villa that overlooks the prison camp he commands.

Editions:357  Date:1983 - 2019  Rating:MPAA rating: R; for language, some sexuality and actuality violence.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Historical films, Historical films, Film adaptations

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My fair lady

by:Cukor, George, 1899-1983

A Cockney waif is transformed by a linguistics professor into an elegant lady.

Editions:400  Date:1963 - 2021  Rating:Rated G.  Genre(s):Feature films, Musical films, Musical films, Drama, Film adaptations

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The lord of the rings. The return of the king

by:Bloom, Orlando

Frodo makes his way through the darkness to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring. Aragorn learns of his destiny as the true King and the others prepare for a massive battle that will determine the fate of Middle-Earth.

Editions:193  Date:1980 - 2018  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense epic battle sequences and frightening images.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Film adaptations, Fantasy films, Feature films

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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

by:Yates, David, 1963-

Lord Voldemort has returned, but the ministry of Magic is doing everything it can to keep the wizarding world from knowing the truth. They appoint Ministry official Dolores Umbridge as the new Defense Against the Dark Arts professor at Hogwarts. When Umbridge refuses to teach practical defensive magic, Ron and Hermione convince Harry to secretly train a select group of students for the wizarding war that lies ahead. A terrifying showdown between good and evil awaits.

Editions:295  Date:2001 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for sequences of fantasy violence and frightening images; CHV rating: PG; not recommended for young children, frightening scenes.  Genre(s):Drama, Fantasy films, Fantasy films, Feature films, Film adaptations

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Jaws

by:Spielberg, Steven, 1946-

The 30th anniversary edition of the classic 'I'm-Never-Going-In-The-Water-Again' story of a killer shark that has taken over the waters near a seaside community, and the three men who set out to kill it.

Editions:323  Date:1975 - 2020  Rating:MPAA rating: PG.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Action and adventure films, Film adaptations, Action and adventure films

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Peter Pan

by:Bo lei (Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew), 1860-1937)

Fantastic adventures await Wendy Darling and her brothers when Peter Pan whisks them away to the magical world of Never Land. After following Peter and his feisty sidekick Tinker Bell, they explore the island and Peter's secret hideout with the Lost Boys and leap into high-flying battles with swashbuckling pirates and the infamous Captain Hook.

Editions:208  Date:1952 - 2103  Type:Juvenile  Rating:MPAA rating: G.  Genre(s):Children's films, Juvenile works, Film adaptations, Feature films, Animated films

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