A Street Cat Named Bob

Movie review by Yvonne Condes, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 11+

Sweet memoir-based drama deals with drug addiction.

NR 2016 103 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 9 reviews

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age 13+

Pretty Decent, Not the Best But Still Good

This is a pretty heartfelt true story of how one man who's life was saved by a gorgeous orange cat. In my opinion, its a good film. One thing I think parents should be aware of before showing their child this is it's intense scenes, mostly consisting of its drug content and how it can effect a person. There's also scenes where the main guy is often harassed and bullied by some mean spirited jerks for zero reasons. Not to mention the scene where poor Bob the cat is chased by some of the jerks' rather vicious dogs at one point during a scene where a rude lady who tries to buy Bob off him. Some mild language is present, a few heated debates... Seems like you'd hafta view this before letting ur child see this. I'd recommend it to at least 13 and up.
age 10+

A street cat named bob review.

To tell you the truth, this was a very interesting film. Although it does have drug use, Its not used in a positive light. The swearing was mostly used in a serious way. Anyways, This was a great film about about Drug rehabilitation and companionship. Other than that, A great film for all.

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Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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