Gloria Bell

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Nuanced, mature character study about a fascinating woman.

R 2019 102 minutes

Parents say

age 18+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 18+

Based on 1 review

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age 18+

Could be emotionally disrupting

While this film is made very well-great sound engineering, strong and consistent themes, good performances - the overall theme of the movie holds you in a low and deep-seated emotion through the entire story. It is less thought-provoking and more emotionally stirring, and does not influence any positive emotions. The story attempts to end on a hopeful note, but only after a painfully slow and heartbreaking compilation of consecutive problems and challenges the main character barely manages to endure. It is a strong work of art, but not all art has a positive effect on its consumers. I would not recommend this to anyone who struggles with processing emotions, depression or anxiety. This film should be approached with a mindset prepared for emotional resilience.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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