Movie review by Sierra Filucci, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Influential '70s musical features sex and mature themes.

PG 1972 124 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 7 reviews

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age 14+

It Could Happen Here.

This movie is one of the most frightening I've ever seen. Weimar German could easily be 21st Century America. We've never been more sexual and artistically open as a society. And yet we're closer than ever to descending into fascism. Proud boys walk the streets like the Nazis in the film daring us to react to their hate and then cry out as victims when we do. It's the stuff of dystopian fiction, but it was true. And yet, there's very little we can learn from it. How do you control a societal narrative that says a small group of people living their best lives is threatening enough to take away everyone's freedom over?

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models
age 5+

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models

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