Alita: Battle Angel

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Big effects, lifeless characters in sci-fi action tale.

PG-13 2019 122 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 81 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 69 reviews

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age 12+


The critics are so out of touch with the public on this, Alita has to be the most underrated film of 2019 .
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age 10+

Absolutely Amazing Movie

This movie was utterly amazing for the following reasons: 1) The plot was coherent and well executed. The character arcs were interwoven very skillfully. 2) The graphics were amazing and realistic - effectively transporting us to a fictional dystopian future. 3) The acting was believable and evoked empathy / enmity for the characters and truly brought the viewer into the movie. 4) The movie illustrated enduring life lessons. The scene where she literally offered him her heart was nothing short of brilliant and touching for even the most hardened of 'chick flick' haters. 5) It was an excellent balance of action and romance. I could continue, but you get the idea. Two thumbs waaaaay up on this movie.

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Great role models
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