Movie review by Jennifer Green, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Gentle book-based school drama has positive messages.

PG 2020 104 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 29 reviews

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age 11+

Better than expected

Great movie about being yourself and not changing who you are, despite pressure from others. My 11 year old loved it.

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Great messages
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age 10+

Authenticity versus group think at its best.

This movie was the pure innocence of children groomed by the hardness of life visualized in a beautiful movie aimed at helping us remember that it is ok to be yourself. It is ok to be different. It is good to be kind. And it is good to be an optimist. The theme could be easily be understood by someone younger than 10, however, I feel that it is more practical for those moving into the 'tween years. Perhaps it will encourage them to remember how good marching to the beat of their own drum can feel and how their authenticity is what will resonate with and be remembered most by others.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

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