Old Henry

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Classically built Western explores themes of violence; guns.

NR 2021 99 minutes

Parents say

age 18+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 16+

Based on 2 reviews

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