Movie review by Jennifer Green, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Sexual themes, language in feel-good feminist teen tale.

PG-13 2021 111 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 43 reviews

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age 12+


Moxie is probably one of the best feminist movies I've watched. The plot revolves around Vivian, who stands up to sexism at her high school, helping girls be heard and stand up to harassment. Of course, because of the themes, this movie is strictly PG-13. There is a lot of swearing, some drinking, and romance that parents of younger kids might be hesitant about. I rated this movie 12+, because I think that everyone should watch this - and not just high school girls. It's important to learn about these kinds of things so when you have to deal with them, you know how to. In the end, I give this movie 5/5 in positive messages, and defiantly 5/5 for positive role models.

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age 14+

One of my favorites

If I could give this ten stars I would. Kids are not naïve and we should recognize that so including underaged drinking and profanity is appropriate to the age. However, these and other sensitive topics are covered responsibly and people are held accountable for their actions. The boyfriend is supportive and respectful, men are shown in both in opposition and support of their efforts. Amy channels me as a mom as she says the things I say to my 14yo! There is NOTHING I didn’t like about this movie and my daughter loved it as well.

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