Movie review by Liz Perle, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Brilliant biopic engages, educates, and inspires.

PG 1982 190 minutes

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 10 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 24 reviews

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age 11+

Helps build empathy and historical context

I watched this movie as a fourth grader, and actually used some of this great leader's tactics with bullies in school. The violence in the movie disturbed me, but the message stuck with me for life. I watched it with my daughter and friend, and I'm hoping they took from it what I did.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
age 10+

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

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