Letters from Iwo Jima

Movie review by Cynthia Fuchs, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Eastwood offers a profound perspective on WWII.

R 2006 141 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 14 reviews

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age 16+

Haunting and very well made

How do you depict the pain, struggle, dignity and fear of war from a different cultural perspective? This film does an admirable job of engaging in this complex storytelling. It is gripping, brutal and loving in its portrayal of the Japanese at Iwo Jima. The spirit of the film begs to linger a little longer.
age 15+

A powerful companion to "Flag of our Fathers"

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