The Girl on the Train

Movie review by S. Jhoanna Robledo, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Taut book-based thriller has drinking, violence, sex.

R 2016 112 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 10 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 18 reviews

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age 2+

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age 16+

Very Good Thriller better for older teens and over.

There is intense violence so expect Murderer, Bloody Corpses, Punching, slamming, Throwing things against walls, on the floor, etc. References to Homicide and Suicide. There's also some frequent/strong language during these scares(F--k and S--t are mostly used), Plus some sex (in bed, in a shower, in a forest, etc.) and the main character is an alcohol addict and drinks it to excess.

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