Angel in the House

Movie review by Tracy Moore, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Adoption drama has positive messages but intense scenes.

PG 2013 90 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 1 review

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age 8+

Heartwarming find on the Dove Channel

The movie Angel in the House is a heartwarming story about a young couple and a foster child that shows up on their doorstep unexpectedly one day. Maurice Cole who plays the child, Eli, is a stand-out actor with incredible talent for a young kid. Alongside Toni Collette and Ioan Gruffudd, he brings a heartwarming, wise, and lovable character to life in this drama that any family can resonate with. I’m so happy I found this movie on the Dove Channel.

This title has:

Great messages
age 9+

I’d watch this again.

The acting was superb, the plot easy to follow. Not cheesy, great soundtrack. Moving, I found myself smiling several times enjoying it a lot. The sets and everything were great- I just really REALLY liked it. It was well done.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

Movie Details

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