Safe Haven

Movie review by S. Jhoanna Robledo, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Predictable romantic drama deals with pretty heavy themes.

PG-13 2013 115 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 10 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 21 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 12+

Really good romance/thriller

I personally loved this film. One day my kid was asking what I wanted to watch with her and I recommended this. She liked the look of it so we tried it out and she loved it! It was quite creepy, but not too scary - she was 12 when we watched it, and I was there to make sure she didn't get too scared! I think that this film has a really good message and great role models, and definitely taught my daughter about being safe and getting out of unhealthy relationships. It's a good romance film as well, with one sex scene that's very mild and doesn't show much. There is a big twist about what Katie had done, and another twist at the very end of the film. Overall very enjoyable! My kid actually watched this film with one of her friends because she wanted to share it - her friend was also 12 - and she enjoyed it too!

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
Too much sex
age 14+

Good romance movie

Like most romance movies it's appropriate for teens and adults. This one is a little more harsh one. It contains a sexual scene that is a little harsh for a 13 year old. It's more for 14 and up.

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