How It Ends

Movie review by Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Violent, profanity-filled tale lacks logic and resolution.

NR 2018 113 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 17 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 7 reviews

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age 18+

How it ends

Fantastic potential for a excellent movie until the ending. Most terrible ending of all times. Good grief !! Did your cheese fall out of your sandwich? Did your mind stop functioning to end this movie so crazy ?
age 15+

I should’ve listened to the other reviews

I was excited to watch another movie with the talented Theo James and thought going into it that no matter how bad it may end up being, it would be worth it to see his acting. Unfortunately, my apologies to Mr.James, it was absolutely not. The ending gives no closure, all youre left with is questions, and not even the desire for a sequel to answer those questions. The characters were interesting but not in a way the audience can really invest themselves in, to say, mourn a death or cheer for a victory. There was no connection. Which caused the lack of desire for a sequel even if it does answer all the questions it started with, and ended with. Sadly these 2 hours were not worth it, as it didn’t have the effect to keep me engaged. :( As for the age rating; It is a fairly violent film. We see a lot of corpses, deaths, and a character suffers from an injury throughout majority of the film. I say whoever can handle blood, bruises, and a bit of bone (I believe, unless I closed my eyes too soon haha), then they should be okay with this aspect of the film.

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