Some Kind of Wonderful

Movie review by Ellen Twadell, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Classic John Hughes teen drama has lots of cursing.

PG-13 1987 93 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 7 reviews

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age 14+

feel good 80's movie for teens.

cool movie . mostly for teens though. the 80's which is cool . i love this movie so much.

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Great messages
Too much swearing
not rated for age

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