Movie review by S. Jhoanna Robledo, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Moving drama about interracial couple's historic fight.

PG-13 2016 123 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 12+

Major Oscar snub

This movie was wonderful historic and should be required viewing. Simple believable and respectable characters fighting for the right to simply live and love. Very few profanities (should not be 3 points for this) and no violence I think the N word was used once and the word bastard used once in reference to the way the court views children of interracial relationship.

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age 16+

Mildred is to become an unmarried single mother.....

The review by commonsensemedia does not include the fact that although sex is never shown in the movie, Mildred is pregnant out of wedlock. This obviously presents the fact that Mildred and Richard were having sex outside of the bounds of a marriage commitment. Richard decides to marry her.

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