Schindler's List

Movie review by Heather Boerner, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Accurate, heartbreaking masterpiece about the Holocaust.

R 1993 196 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 34 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 104 reviews

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age 13+
Seriously good movie. Really depicts the tragedy and atrocity of the Holocaust well. I suggest parent supervision, but otherwise kids 12-13 or above may be able to watch.

This title has:

Educational value
Too much violence
age 13+

Horrifying but inspiring and important

There is nothing to dislike in this film. It is one of the most emotive films I have ever seen and tells a story that is astonishingly important. Nothing is inappropriate to the telling of the story but it is horrifying to think that we are capable of such acts against other humans, but profoundly inspiring that we are capable of such bravery and kindness too.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages

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