Molly: An American Girl on the Home Front

Movie review by Nancy Davis Kho, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 7+

American Girl learns about sacrifice during WWII.

NR 2006 85 minutes

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 10 reviews

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age 8+

Heartwarming and Instructive Movie!

this is a wonderful movie, both for kids and adults. It is not entirely upbeat, but the unhappy events are instructive and the film ends on a warm and happy note. In my opinion, this is the best of The American Girl series. I hope you will agree.
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not rated for age

Old fashioned quality tv

I sat and watched this with my daughters ages 10 & 11. I found it a little boring, but they both enjoyed it and I know they learned a little history. I think the best age group would be 7-12, however, I would let a 5 year old watch it with me. There is no violence, but it does deal with death and of course war. It would be a good way to introduce the subject of war to a child.
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