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

age 14+

Jack Black stars in dark fact-based murder comedy.

PG-13 2012 104 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 15+

Might be slow for some kids, but otherwise great

The acting in this movie is sublime! I couldn’t tell if they were doing a live interview or reading from a script—which made it incredibly real (and funny!) I laughed out loud several times at just the terse remarks of the characters. But the movie is rather slow to start, which may bore younger kids. Give it at least 30 minutes.
age 11+

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