Judas and the Black Messiah

Movie review by Monique Jones, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Informative Black Panther drama has violence, language.

R 2021 226 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 15+

Educational and a great message from a selfless leader despite the language and violence.

This movie tells a great story about how African Americans were treated by the federal government during the fight for civil rights between 1960-1970's everywhere in America, not just the south. It does not have sex in the movie or major drug use outside of alcohol contrary to what some other reviews say. The repeated use of the N word is something that can definitely garner a discuss with kids.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
Too much swearing
age 15+

This title has:

Educational value
Great role models

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