Movie review by Teresa Talerico, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Touching and ultimately tragic tale of young Tejano star.

PG 1997 128 minutes

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 19 reviews

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age 11+

Beautiful. Just beautiful!

This movie is gorgeous. I first saw it when I was 11 with my best friend at the time, we would watch it quite often and always cry. Selena seemed like such a wonderful person and friend to have in your life; she was caring, compassionate and always there for her friends and family. The music is great, fun and upbeat - and I usually don't like musicals or too much of it in a movie but this one was perfect - and can't forget - her husband was hot :) and such a nice guy who loved her so much. I love how the film shows her childhood and how her (somewhat strict) father actually started her in the music industry. What talent! I found it super entertaining, funny and very emotional. One of my favorites!

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age 10+

That's The End!

Are you sure Selena was dead aged 23 killed by her fan-club present.

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Great role models
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing

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