Brawl in Cell Block 99

Movie review by Barbara Shulgasser-Parker, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Hideous, graphic violence in prison horror story.

NR 2017 121 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 16+

Protect them At Any Cost

Love Vaughn and his sense of humor. Great movie about doing what you have to do, to take care of your family, at any cost. Its a must see in my opinion.

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age 13+

this is PG-13

My favorite movie, but its kinda violent.

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