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By Barbara Shulgasser-Parker, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 16+

Subtitled teen drama with bullying, alcohol, and sex.

Movie NR 2014 91 minutes
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age 15+

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age 15+

Must watch for high school age kids

This movie is absolutely incredible. I was at first a little turned off by the amount of drinking/smoking of the film but it honestly has such a good message about the impact of toxic relationships on a teenager’s life. The movie does contain a LOT of language but not very much sexual content at all and that isn’t the focus of the movie by any means. I think that high schoolers should in health/psychology class because it shows just how harmful some relationships can be and also the impact we have on other people’s lives.

Is It Any Good?

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Performances in this well-made film are true and persuasive, and so is the incisive dialogue designed to show how an innocent can be led by her inexperience with evil to stoop to evil herself. A sense of impending doom threads throughout the action. The film seems overlong at times, but perhaps the lyrical pulse is designed to help set up the surprise of the disturbing ending. With lots of mature content, including bullying, sex, and drinking, this subtitled French drama is best for older teens and adults.

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