Movie review by Scott G. Mignola, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 11+

Inspiring sports film about a real-life underdog.

PG 1993 112 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 16 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 24 reviews

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age 8+

Inspiring and wholesome

I found this inspiring, and my whole family was attentive, from 8 to middle school, high school, and young adult. I saw reviews complaining about the language, but I didn't think that was a major detractor, even for our family where no one uses profanity. The mild profanity seemed more for character development and I didn't believe it was presented in a way that would shock our 8 year old or make her want to imitate it.
3 people found this helpful.
age 15+

Awful language

I was appalled that common sense did not use more sense when reviewing this movie. The language was awful. Yes, the moral of the story is great but the language over shadows the story.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
1 person found this helpful.

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