Houdini

Movie review by Joyce Slaton, Common Sense Media
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age 13+

Absorbing historical drama may be too tense for young ones.

NR 2014 324 minutes

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Houdini Movie

The new Houdini movie has little resemblance to the real person. The stories never happened. He wasn't a spy and the made for TV Houdini is someone fanciful idea of what he might have done if he lived in today and was a comic book character.

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Too much violence
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I agree with most of the original review, except there was more sex than I anticipated after reading the above. There wasn't anything graphic, but there were several very sexual scenes and we had to have the fast forward ready to go during both episodes. Overall,though, a very interesting story.

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Too much sex

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