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Bulgarian Coming of Age Movies

Here are brief reviews of seven classic Coming-of-Age films from Bulgaria from the "Golden Age" of that genre in that country.

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The Role of Nostalgia in Coming-of-Age Movies

Coming-of-Age movies can exist in virtually any time period, because there are certain truths to growing up that almost everybody remembers. Anybody watching such a movie may be profoundly struck by how similar it was to their own experience growing up.

Top 10 Kids of Horror

In honor of Halloween, we've compiled a Top Ten list of terrifying child actors who have starred in movies featuring nightmarish metaphors for the loss of innocence.
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Coming of age movies vs the rest

Tonight I watched two movies with my dad – one he wanted me to see and another one which I wanted him to see....
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Coming Of Age Films For Girls Have Finally Come Of Age

The age of a new genre of coming of age films is upon us - covering the experiences of teenage girls. They are without whimsy or saccharine sweetness formerly associated with such films.

Why Kids Love Coming-of-Age Movies

Coming-of-Age movies often present life issues and challenges from the perspective of a child or teenager. They are appropriate for their age and help parents explain various aspects of how these issues can best be approached.

The Psychology of the Coming of Age Movie

Almost all world cultures throughout history have had some type of coming of age rite of passage. In the Western world today, rites of passage aren't so clearly defined. The Coming of Age genre in movies of today has evolved over the years; a look at that evolution...

The art of Pierre Joubert

Not long ago, I introduced you to the art of Norman Rockwell. Today, I would like to introduce another famous illustrator - Pierre Joubert.  He was...

Coming of age films – definition

What is behind the Coming of age movies genre ? SkyKid attempts to answer this question with the help of various other authors and friends at theskykid.com
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Top 5 Young Actresses Everyone Loves

Being role models, these young ladies inspire their generation to become better people. Could your favorite make it to the list? Check out the following young actresses of this generation.
Top 5 Coming of Age Films for Girls : The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants

Top 5 Coming of Age Films for Girls

If you’re a girl who is interested in coming of age films read this post to find out the Top 5 films that will give you the information you need regarding growing up, and taking on new challenges.
The Top 5 Coming of Age Books for Girls

The Top 5 Coming of Age Books for Girls

Coming of age books for girls are somewhat interesting in that they look not at the physical aspects of the shift between girlhood to womanhood, but at the mental gears that have to be shifted. There are some great books that cover this area; these are the Top 5.

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Introducing the Multi-talented Sky Brown

Don’t get fooled by her innocent looks. There's more to this young girl than what meets the eyes.
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Felix (2007)

12-year-old Felix (Max Wrobel) has been chatting online with a girl from his city for quite a while. Yet even though they live nearby,...

Introducing Daniel Porter

Introducing up and coming musician Daniel Porter -- a 14 year old (at the time of this writing) guitar player and singer.