Parents' Guide to

28 Days

By Ellen MacKay, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Strong rehab story for mature high schoolers.

Movie PG-13 2000 104 minutes
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Community Reviews

age 14+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 14+

Good Movie

I think Sandra Bullock rocked in this movie and I recommend people are old enough to watch it at 14.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
age 15+

a good movie about overcoming addiction

A good movie about overcoming addiction. Probably ok for most teenagers, since it is pretty much a romantic comedy. However, there is a lot of drinking and some drug use, but overall the message is about leaving those things behind.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (3):
Kids say (4):

Sandra Bullock sheds her good-girl image with this engaging dramatic comedy written by Susannah Grant (who also penned Erin Brockovich). As the addict Gwen, Bullock is alternately defensive and painfully vulnerable. While every step is a tough one, the movie manages to bring a lot of humor to her plight.

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