Maria: Full of Grace

Movie review by David Gurney, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Unflinching drama of the journey of a drug mule.

R 2004 101 minutes

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 1 review

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Community Reviews

age 16+

Eye-opening film for older teens

This is a great film to show why someone might choose to function as a human mule for smuggling drugs. Viewers will likely find some scenes disturbing, such as smugglers cutting open the abdomen of a dead victim to extract drugs contained within her. However, the film is educational and informative for older teens. Also, the ending is hopeful and shows Maria regaining her power to choose the kind of life that she wants.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
Great messages
age 17+

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

Movie Details

Our Editors Recommend

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    Tons of drug use, violence, and depressing stories.

    age 17+

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