Mommy

Movie review by Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Intense tale of unstable teen full of profanity, violence.

R 2015 139 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 16+

Based on 3 reviews

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age 14+

A truthful reality for some for others to gain a better understanding

This story shows a reality some moms of disabled children live everyday. We are judged so harshly and blamed for our children's behavior, but often no efforts by parents, schools, or anything else fix the behaviors. Once children are too big and dangerous to keep safe, some parents must make a very tough decision and none of the choices are good or easy. This movie shows the harsh reality of all involved by a child having a disability the child himself can't control. There is bad language, but honestly most children hear it from peers if not from real life. It's definitely made for adults. Some adults might learn some compassion from watching this so the next time they see a disabled person acting badly, they might not be so quick to blame the parent or judge the person.

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