Parents' Guide to

Heart of the Country

By Tracy Moore, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 11+

Faith-based drama has heavy themes but positive messages.

Movie PG 2013 90 minutes
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This movie shows love and forgiveness. It shows that everyone makes mistakes and deserve a chance to make amends.

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HEART OF THE COUNTRY is decently acted and works with some strongly positive, Christian-based messages. Characters make difficult choices and struggle realistically with them. The setting is a lush Southern rural landscape, and actors such as Gerald McRaney ground what is an otherwise predictable moral message about honoring one's vows and sticking by your mate for better or worse. Though ultimately everything is a bit tidy in this universe and follows expected outcomes, for families interested in positive faith-driven drama, this will rapidly check all the boxes for persevering through life's biggest struggles.

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