A Wrinkle in Time (2004)

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Common Sense says

age 9+

TV movie version of classic tale; some scares, bullying.

NR 2004 138 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 11 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 21 reviews

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age 6+

Thought provoking adaptation

I had never heard of the 2003 version of A Wrinkle in Time until I saw the most recent version. I didn't dislike the new version but I watched the 2003 version last night and liked it better. It portrayed Meg Murray as being more like I imagined her to be and followed the book more. It was also much more thoughtful than the most recent version. The only flaw was that the authorities on Camazotz seemed more Nazi like and dressed more Nazi like than I recall the book describing them as being. Otherwise, I liked it a lot. The book in the series that I actually liked the most was A Wind in the Door followed by Many Waters - would be curious to know if there is a movie version of either of those?

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age 5+

Well done movie with great lesson

It points out mistakes adults makes when parenting and different aspects of live that adults make mistakes because of their busy life .

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