Angela's Christmas

Movie review by Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Enchanting, affecting holiday tale has mild suspense.

NR 2018 30 minutes

Parents say

age 4+

Based on 24 reviews

Kids say

age 4+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 2+

Sweet, attention grabber

My 2 year old daughter, who hardly ever sits more than 5 minutes, will sit through the entire move. She always asks for “baby Jesus” or Ang Ang. Cute storyline

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age 3+

Wonderful movie that your family can watch over and over.

I am a grandfather of a 4yo but she started watching this when she was only 3. She asks for it over and over. It is a wonderful short film to watch to calm everything down before bedtime. We must have watched it over a dozen times and it really never gets old. The animation, at times, is breathtaking. To those who complain of violence (brothers fighting) and swearing ("Mother of God") their children are apparently raised in a convent. We take our faith very seriously but there is nothing in this film that is objectionable - instead it is realistic and warm.

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