Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Strong acting in inspiring biopic of Canadian folk artist.

PG-13 2017 115 minutes

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age 13+

Artsy Romance

It’s a movie that shows passion over adversity. Making do with what you have and finding happiness in life without having many material things. The sad parts are the abuse. But she stands up for herself.

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A true story but I wouldn't recommend.

Sad really. If I hadn't been at the theatre I would have turned it off. But once it was all done, I guess I was glad to have watched it. Wouldn't recommend though

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