20 Feet from Stardom

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

age 11+

Smart, thoughtful docu shines light on background singers.

PG-13 2014 91 minutes

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age 16+

Language Issues

There were two instances of the f-word that we weren't expecting when watching with my kids. It's also a little boring for teenagers, as they aren't familiar with 60s and 70s rock stars.

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age 13+

Heart warming and infectious!

The fact that these great ladies haven't been able to make it (well, a few did) shows you a great deal about the music biz, especially a bit about what producing legend Phil Spector did to one of the interviewees. It shows a profession one really doesn't think about too often, and how sometimes what a thankless job it is! There's a few f-bombs, but the music is catchy as anything, and it deserved the Oscar!

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