Away We Go

Movie review by S. Jhoanna Robledo, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Parent-to-be drama meanders but wraps up poignantly.

R 2009 97 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 1 review

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age 13+

Realistic Romance

Not the typical love story portrayed in other films. The main character offer a realistic portrayal of a healthy relationship.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much swearing
age 15+

Expected more from it.

The movie was good, but I was expecting more of a heartwarming drama. It was a bit bland and I was surprised by the amount of sexual stuff throughout..didn't realize it was rated R. It should have been 4 stars out of five for the sex, not two like Commonsense suggests. Lots of sexual remarks including more than one use of the word "va*ina", a weird couple appear highly sexual who explains their thoughts on how it's fine to sleep with your partner with kids in the room...etc, sexy dancing, an oral sex scene with a couple in bed, breast-feeding older children...etc. Language is a huge issue, LOTS of profanity and curse words including tons of f-words and sh*t along with other explicit words. Quite a bit of drinking socially. The film is funny and somewhat enjoyable, but also drags on in some scenes and becomes boring. Only a couple characters were pretty likable, but overall good acting and worth watching if you're over the age of the 15/16 mark.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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