Chihuahua: The Movie

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

age 8+

Mean woman turns into a dog in awful redemption tale.

NR 2011 90 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 8+


This movie is very good I know some people do not support witchcraft but the woman tries her best to tell Sandra that what she had been doing her whole life was wrong and that she needed to change. I think this movie is great for people eight and up because, at that age they can understand a bit more why the woman did what she had to. This movie is a really good way to teach people that even if you don't accept yourself you're able to change you can start to trust yourself you can love yourself again

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age 18+

Subtlety promoting witchcraft

Decided to give Pureflix a try, since they promote good Christian based movies. I searched through comedies and chose The Chihuahua movie. 16 minutes into the movie and I am already uncomfortable. One of the characters seems to be wearing an odd crystal around her neck and she moves and carries herself very oddly. She knew information about another character without being told. I thought maybe she was an angel or something but after she rubs her magic crystal and things start happening. I immediately cut the movie off because the woman is a witch and was performing magic to futher the plot line. Whichcraft is something that is against Christ. I personally don't believe a movie like this should be on Pureflix, given the mission and whole purpose of the network is to promote Godly movies. I couldn't bring myself to finish the movie, so I don't know what else happens or how it ends but what I saw was enough to cause alarm.

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