La Dolce Vita

Movie review by Barbara Shulgasser-Parker, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

'60s Fellini classic has sex, drinking, suicide.

NR 1960 174 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 14+

Good film classic to build your film repertoire

This is a lonnnggg film (almost 3 hours) made up of episodes throughout the life of a male gossip journalist. I wouldn't recommend for anyone under the age of 14 mostly because it is very long with complex topics that would/could go other the heads of the younger audience making it boring and difficult to process, as well as dealing with difficult topics like suicide and death. time stamps: domestic abuse/violence 49 minutes in, attempted suicide 1 hour and 17 minutes in skip to 1 hour and 21 minutes, in transphobia 1 hour and 34 minutes in, domestic abuse 2 hours and 15 minutes in, murder-suicide/death of a friend 2 hours and 17 minutes in skip to 2 hours and 23 minutes in, animal corpse 2 hours and 44 minutes in until credits

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