African Cats

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Nature docu emphasizes a mother's love and sacrifice.

G 2011 90 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 23 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 27 reviews

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age 11+

African Cats!

A great Cat documentary in Africa! Sad when the Lion dies but that’s what life is all about! Good for older kids and adults!

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
age 18+

Too upsetting

I am 29, and found the mother Lion's death/Cheetah Cub's death too upsetting, there is no way I would let my 12 year old sister watch this. That being said, it is very well made and educational, but if you are a huge animal lover, this will break your heart.

This title has:

Educational value
Too much violence

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