Great Expectations

Movie review by Heather Boerner, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Dickens' suspenseful tale a great classic for 10+.

NR 1947 118 minutes

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 10+

Great Expectations

It is a wonderful movie to watch with family.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

Movie Details

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