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

age 15+

Unique, affecting, mature drama about life and growing up.

R 2014 166 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 20 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 39 reviews

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age 12+

Growing up pains

if you like coming of age stories this is perfect.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
age 13+
Great family movie, good themes. Bring a bit of nostalgia amongst adults “What I did it for?” But open true questions around how you want to experience your life, its challenges and what to do with emotions but in a subtle way. A bit of swearing, alcohol, drugs but nothing that a 13yo would not have seen elsewhere.

This title has:

Great messages

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