Life

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Lots of violence, some language, in well-told alien story.

R 2017 103 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 10 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 22 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 15+

Just don’t

This movie is super scary and suspenseful AND has a terrible ending. B grade horror with a horror ending that will keep kids and parents awake at night after.

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Too much violence
age 17+

Good space movie

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