Movie review by Joyce Slaton, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Sensitive girls-in-prison movie showcases redemption.

NR 2012 94 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 1 review

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age 13+

Great movie for teens

This was a really good movie and my 13 year old daughter loved it. Encourages understanding and compassion for those whose lives take a wrong turn; contains inspiring messages about being responsible for yourself and getting second chances; tells some cautionary tales about how stupid mistakes can derail your life.

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Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
age 14+

A Good Teaching Moment

It is a goodmovie. Sometimes a small error in judgement can cost plenty. Think before you act. Positive role models in the Detention System as well as very negative one displayed by gang members.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

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