Silverton Siege

Movie review by Brian Costello, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Tense, violent South African thriller set during apartheid.

NR 2022 101 minutes

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Based on 3 reviews

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age 16+

Freedom will cost you everything.

Started off to watch a movie while doing some stuff but I was unable to do anything as I was hooked to watch from start to end. The main characters' acting makes you want more. This movie doesn't patronize terrorists or the crimes they make. This movie also didn't show too much blood and violence. Instead, the movie evokes the nationality in you and shows that violence doesn't always solve your or your nation's problems. Refreshing to watch and the message for freedom is strong. As a citizen of a colonized country, watching "Silverton Siege" triggered a lot of emotions and made me re-think about my perception of freedom.
age 18+

Hackneyed and poorly executed

Unfactual. Predictable. Dull. Stock characters. Poorly made. It's a film that glorifies common bank robbers who claim to be acting in the name of noble goals. Don't waste your time watching it.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing

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