Mia and the White Lion

Movie review by Tara McNamara, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Save-the-lions tale shows beauty, beastliness of humanity.

PG 2019 98 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 18+

Agree with other 1 star reviews.

My 10 year old voluntarily stopped watching this. Horrible messaging. Very sad I allowed 13 year old to finish. What expert rated this 4 star?
age 13+

Mixed Messages

Although I think it’s an important film to bring awareness to the horrible practice of canned hunting, I was distracted and confused by the story because of the amount of family drama tied into the plot. It caught me by surprise to see the relationship between the father and the daughter just deteriorate throughout the film and it took the focus off the main message. Parents watching it with their kids younger than 13 should guide and bring the focus to the main Lesson.

Movie Details

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