Eddie the Eagle

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

age 12+

Crowd-pleasing underdog story gets a little racy.

PG-13 2016 105 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 10 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 15 reviews

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age 14+

Would have been a great family movie....

This was an inspiring movie that was a fun one to watch with our teens. One scene (coach explaining how to jump) was incredibly distasteful and should have been left out. We watched the movie before reading the reviews and we could/should have fast-forwarded the scene. Other than that our family enjoyed the movie.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much sex
age 11+

Inspirational Movie

An outstanding movie based on a true story! It is a great family movie. It only has one sex reference, with the coach making sexual noises, but it’s vague and quite inaccurate so many kids wouldn’t even understand it, so don’t worry! This movie really captures the art of the Winter Olympics and is a great inspiration to many others!

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

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