Penguin Bloom

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

age 13+

True story about trauma, grief is intense but uplifting.

NR 2021 95 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 4 reviews

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