Love in the Time of Cholera

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

age 16+

Sensual epic romance isn't as magical onscreen.

R 2007 138 minutes

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 16+

Based on 1 review

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age 17+

Distasteful adaptation of classic novel

The movie features one long string of sexual encounters for the main character. Viewers may find themselves feeling prurient rather than as tasteful consumers of a film adaptation of classic literature.

This title has:

Too much sex
not rated for age

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