Free State of Jones

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

age 16+

Civil War drama is eye-opening, brutal, overlong.

R 2016 139 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 9 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 6 reviews

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age 12+


It is courageous story. A part of the civil war that I wasn't aware of. Mississippi about their marriage laws were a white person with 1 /8th black can not marry a person 100% white. The main story line was very moving a brilliant performance by Mathew McConaughey.
age 14+

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