My Dad's Christmas Date

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Sweet but forgettable holiday drama has drinking, language.

NR 2020 91 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 1 review

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age 13+

My 2 cents for what it’s worth

Very nuanced and realistic portrayal of the unique relationship between a grieving dad and his grieving teenage daughter. I would call it a bitter sweet film rather than. Comedy.

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Too much swearing
age 15+

Gritty realism

A film about a widowed father and his teenage daughter is unlikely to be a bundle of laughs. The story follows a very natural course, of grief concealed, grief that overwhelms, anger and laughter. The father/daughter relationship is tested and survives and the ending is unexpected.

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