People Like Us

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Sentimental drama is well acted but too mature for tweens.

PG-13 2012 115 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 14+

14 and up.

people like us is a great drama movie stars with Chris pine from the movie star trek but this drama movie has heavy themes such as adultery, abandonment, and the loss of a father that maybe too much for your young kids kids to handle and parents you need to know that people like us has some mild violence some brief sexuality some strong language used and some drinking used overall this movie does have a positive message about the power of family, particularly brother-sister relationships.

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Great messages
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 18+

Very real...good message

I thought it had a needed message..that dysfunctional families can deal with their pasts and heal and have love & respect for each other bringing bonds that may never have been if they hadn't honestly faced their difficult times and perhaps missed out on a blessing by staying in denial or untruths about their past or relationships...I thought it had a good message.

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Too much sex
Too much swearing

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