Pope Francis: A Man of His Word

Movie review by Michael Ordona, Common Sense Media
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age 8+

Fond docu has some images of real-world suffering.

PG 2018 96 minutes

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age 12+

An OK movie for older tweens

This movie was very interesting but it has some intense scenes of suffering. This made me cry and it has some moments of strong life-issues. Maybe this movie could have been better... but it has strong messages about being brave! PG-13: some intense life-situation and violence.

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Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
age 18+

Children shouldn't be exposed to religious propaganda

Children should NOT be exposed to religious propaganda, however subtle it may seem.

Movie Details

  • In theaters: May 18, 2018
  • On DVD or streaming: December 4, 2018
  • Director: Wim Wenders
  • Studio: Focus Features
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Topics: Great Boy Role Models
  • Run time: 96 minutes
  • MPAA rating: PG
  • MPAA explanation: thematic material including images of suffering
  • Last updated: March 31, 2022

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