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

age 14+

Intense survival-romance story is cheerless and clichéd.

PG-13 2018 120 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 11 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 13 reviews

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age 11+

This title has:

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age 10+

Adrift is a beautiful movie!!

Adrift is the true story of a woman named Tami, who survived a major hurricane and this movie tells her incredible story of survival. Tami is played by Shailene Woodley and let me tell you, Shailene is Oscar worthy in this and Sam Claflin plays Tami’s fiancé and nobody plays pain better than Sam Claflin. Balthasar Kormakur is the director of the movie and he does an amazing job capturing Tami’s story and The cinematography in Adrift is absolutely stunning and if Adrift doesn’t get an Oscar nomination for Cinematography it will be a major sin, cause this movie is stunningly beautiful.

Movie Details

  • In theaters: June 1, 2018
  • On DVD or streaming: September 4, 2018
  • Cast: Shailene Woodley, Sam Claflin
  • Director: Baltasar Kormakur
  • Studio: STX Entertainment
  • Genre: Drama
  • Run time: 120 minutes
  • MPAA rating: PG-13
  • MPAA explanation: injury images, peril, language, brief drug use, partial nudity and thematic elements
  • Last updated: March 31, 2022

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