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Parent reviews for Ordinary People

Common Sense says

Story of emotional honesty is best for teens and up.
Based on our expert review

Parents say

age 18+
Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 14+
Based on 3 reviews
Adult Written byDad of 2 December 20, 2011

Good Adult movie

This is an intense movie for Adults, but not for kids under 15. It is a serious movie with heavy problems and real-life swearing. The acting is excellent and it's one of my favorite movies.

This title contains:

Positive Messages
Sexy stuff
Adult Written byluvtwoteach December 7, 2011

Ordinary People

Very inappropriate for kids or teens. The content is extremely depressing and to heavy for many teens. It also introduces serious situations that students may not be ready for or comfortable with. There is also a big focus on suicide through out the movie. The sexual content is also not appropriate.

This title contains:

Sexy stuff
Adult Written byI Love Movies April 9, 2008

I'd have to say 14+

I'm not sure why CSM gave the language a "mild". There were about seven f-bombs and "s" words, while most of the other cuss words were used.