22 July

Movie review by Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Violent but affecting docudrama about Norway massacre.

R 2018 143 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 2 reviews

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22 July

This is about the attack on Utoya, in Norway, on July 22, 2011, it gives a good message to always be alert.

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