Harriet the Spy: Blog Wars

Movie review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 7+

Literary heroine learns about privacy, bullying in TV movie.

NR 2010 90 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 21 reviews

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age 18+

Absolutely Horrible

Horrible movie for any kids to see. Harriet is a disrespectful, spoiled brat from the first 30 seconds. She proceeds throughout the movie to lie, sneak, mislead, and go out of her way to defame a celebrity in order to get what she wants. When it blows up, jeopardizing the careers of both the celebrity and her own father, she makes a few half-hearted and ultimately self serving apologies. Then miraculously she gets everything she's been acting so horribly throughout the film to gain. Lesson for kids? Do whatever you need to do to get ahead - apologize if you get exposed for your dishonest, manipulative, behavior - and you will get everything you're after!
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age 18+

No morals. Terrible messages. Disappointed in Commonsense Media review!

Harriet is a spoilt brat that gets away with breaking the law and being consistently awful to everyone else in the film. She gets away with it all without any consequence.
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