Jesus Christ Superstar (1973)

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

age 14+

Dated, unconventional rock opera has some violence.

G 1973 108 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 7 reviews

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age 13+
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Good movie for kids and parents

This movie is awesome. It is cool because it tells the easier version of life was like for Jesus and his followers. How he got crucified and died. Some people may say it’s not accurate to the Bible but, this is the movie’s interpretation of it. We don’t know what actually would have happened so, this is what they did. Some people may say that it’s not suitable because the crucifixion scene at the end but, if your kid has seen someone get killed on another movie, It won’t be a surprise on this one. The movie features an amazing score from the legendary Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice.

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