Free Birds

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

age 6+

Clever idea turns bland in turkey-focused holiday fare.

PG 2013 90 minutes

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 14 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 35 reviews

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age 8+

I should have checked here first

Mediocre movie. Subtle anti-christian theme throughout.
age 4+

Hilarious for anyone

Funny older jokes "Hypothetically. Do you know what that means?" "No but I can imagine a situation In Which I do" There is another joke that makes funny of turkeys In The present being stupid by a turkey in the past saying something would make them dumb The film is fun and entertaining for everyone

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