Bridge of Spies

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

age 13+

Cold War thriller focuses on tension over action.

PG-13 2015 135 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 18 reviews

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age 3+

really good

age 13+

Great, well-acted film

This film was great, I liked the acting by Tom Hanks and Mark Rylance (a worthy winner at the Oscars, IMO), I liked how intriguing the story was, and the dialogues were pretty good. This has an inspirational and uplifting message of standing up for what you believe is morally right, even if people hate you for it. For language, there are like two f-words, and other foul phrases (son of a b-word). For violence, there is an intense plane crashing scene (it's not graphic), and some gunshots. There is very little to no concern for sexual content, but there is some smoking. It's probably a good PG-13 movie for beginners, but the lack of action and large amounts of dialogue may bore kids, so it would be better for mature pre-teens and up. 9.3/10

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Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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