Mandie and the Secret Tunnel

Movie review by Joly Herman, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Intriguing 1899 family mystery marred by stereotypes.

G 2009 103 minutes

Parents say

age 5+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 1 review

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age 5+

If you love the book you will like the movie.

The book is more detailed but very comparable to the movie.

This title has:

Great messages
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age 8+

Great family movie!

I think Mandie and the Secret Tunnel is a fantastic movie. It is well written and the mystery holds our attention. The time period 1899 is a time of prejudice against Native Americans. This did not change immediately. Many men were uneducated; even caucasion. Poor men learned a trade. They were happy to be employed. Thee only down side here is overacting among some minor characters.

This title has:

Great messages

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