Parents' Guide to

Pride

By Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 12+

Inspiring sports tale takes on racism; cursing, drugs.

Movie PG 2007 108 minutes
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this movie.

Community Reviews

age 13+

Based on 1 parent review

age 13+

Shouldn’t have been rated PG

I was shocked this was rated PG. While is was a nice story, there was a surprising amount of cursing, including use of the n-word. My 7-year-old is sports movie obsessed, but this one wasn’t a good choice for him.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
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Kids say: Not yet rated

Terrence Howard is an actor of such gravitas that he lends a powerful authenticity to every role he plays. Which is lucky for Pride. As Coach Ellis, Howard saves an otherwise formulaic story (based on real events, no less) from turning into another trite sports drama. Anyone who's seen an inspiring sports movie can guess what happens when the Philly kids train hard, swim fast, and land at a national competition. But even knowing the outcome, viewers can't help but cheer for the underdogs' Pride.

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