Hollywood Stargirl

Movie review by Jennifer Green, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Wholesome tween sequel has positive messages.

PG 2022 103 minutes

Parents say

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Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 2 reviews

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Beautiful Film with little conflict

What I liked is that Hollywood Stargirl is a beautifully shot movie with a compelling star in Grace Vanderwaal. The film is really quiet, due to the limited amount of actual dialogue, and the moments watching Grace as Stargirl play the ukulele would be better served in developing some real tension. What families should keep in mind is that the main character is a seventeen year old young woman so the film is going to deal with issues around that such as romantic feelings; however, the film is very conservative with only a handful of lip only kisses between the star and her lead love interest. There are two instances of "adult" language where a character says '[email protected]**" and another says "[email protected]!!" but they happened fairly quickly and younger viewers many not even notice them without captions on. The main failing of the film is that Stargirl is finally the star in her film, yet there is little to no character development. Ultimately, this is Disney's attempt at a high-art independent film for teens. - Her Reel Review (full review on youtube.com/herreelreview)

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