My Summer of Love

Movie review by Cynthia Fuchs, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Coming-of-age tale has teen sex, drugs, and language.

R 2005 86 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 1 review

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Community Reviews

age 15+

Not for Anyone

I truly regret watching this film. The way it has been made is so direct , leading us right into lesbian love of teenagers with obvious sexual symbols like a girl in red arriving on a white horse - oh my - unbelievable. Such junk . It mocks Christianity and depicts faith in a very inappropriate way and the whole story is just cheesy.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 12+

kinda innapropriate

My sixteen year old daughter saw it and said "whoa"!

This title has:

Too much sex

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