Misty

Movie review by Nell Minow, Common Sense Media
Misty Poster Image

Common Sense says

age 6+

Faithful, family-friendly adaptation of children's classic.

NR 1961 91 minutes

Parents say

age 4+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 2 reviews

Did we miss something on diversity?

Research shows a connection between kids' healthy self-esteem and positive portrayals in media. That's why we've added a new "Diverse Representations" section to our reviews that will be rolling out on an ongoing basis. You can help us help kids by suggesting a diversity update.

A Lot or a Little?

The parents' guide to what's in this movie.

Stands out for and .

Community Reviews

age 5+

Lovely drama will entrance kids

When this movie begins, you will notice that it is different in style from today's films as it is from the early 1960's. But very quickly the characters and gorgeous scenery draw in both adults and children, making it a wonderful experience. When it ends you feel like you have visited another time and place with earnest , gentle people and a landscape that is both quiet (beautiful farm and beaches by the ocean) and exciting (wild horses). Perhaps best of all is the thoughtful, caring way both children and adults interact with one another: They may at times get angry, but there is always an element of love or respect as well. Highly recommend, and perfect if you like movies for children that are neither violent nor obnoxious.
1 person found this helpful.
age 3+

Misty

Movie Details

Our Editors Recommend

Themes & Topics

Browse titles with similar subject matter.

  • Cartoon picture of luggage and a map
    Adventures
    See all
  • Cartoon picture of a book
    Book Characters
    See all
  • Cartoon picture of the side profile of a boy
    Great Boy Role Models
    See all
  • Cartoon picture of a girl
    Great Girl Role Models
    See all
  • Cartoon sheep and horse
    Horses and Farm Animals
    See all
  • Cartoon picture of a beaker
    Science and Nature
    See all
  • Cartoon picture of an elephant
    Wild Animals
    See all

Common Sense Media's unbiased ratings are created by expert reviewers and aren't influenced by the product's creators or by any of our funders, affiliates, or partners.

See how we rate