Selma

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Outstanding drama about MLK's fight for equal rights.

PG-13 2014 122 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 14 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 29 reviews

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age 8+

Required for all Americans

This film is important for Th e education of Americans of all ages. These hard truths must be seen and heard so we can learn, grow and keep creating change without ceasing.

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age 10+

Continued + Discussion + Lesson = Important, fabulous movie

Moments of strong language. Discuss the Civil Rights movement! Important film! The violence in the march is less than the violence in the actual live footage from the march. A mature 10/11 year old can watch this with context.

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Great messages
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