Before Sunrise

Movie review by Elliot Panek, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Two strangers quickly fall in love, discuss big ideas.

R 1995 101 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 7 reviews

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age 16+

A great model of human communication and interaction

This movie represents the values and ideas of the 90s in that the characters in it are wholly present and give each other the undivided attention they deserve. Teens should know that there's no action in the movie, it's purely intellectual, but we get the chance to see how society used to live before people had their heads buried in screens. It's a beautiful example of just how much two people can connect with each other when they don't succumb to the distractions that we now consider "important".

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