A Cure for Wellness

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Unsettling, disturbing thriller has bold, striking visuals.

R 2017 146 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 16+

Based on 12 reviews

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