Blue Like Jazz

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Coming-of-age college comedy has muddled messages.

PG-13 2012 106 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 1 review

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age 14+

Spiritual

This movie is for those that are open in their faith and can take the openness of what they're talking about.

This title has:

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

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