Boy Genius

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Gifted-kid comedy has charming cast, lightweight plot.

NR 2019 93 minutes

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 12+
age 8+

Finally, a sweet and smart movie for the whole family

This movie is a charmer. Funny, smart and endearing-a film that you can play for the whole family. The story is about an engaging 12 year old boy genius named Emmett who must help solve a mystery at his school to help his brother. But more than that it is a joyous window into the life of Emmett. Lots of great themes of friendship and family are included in this wistful and fanciful gem!

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