Starred Up

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Hard, powerful prison drama offers a glimmer of hope.

NR 2014 106 minutes

Parents say

age 18+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 17+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 18+

Shockingly good in all ways possible!

Starred Up is a powerful experience about a 19-year old who was bound to a union with his absent father even if not under the best circumstances. Not only is it powerful, but truly captivating and that is whether in literal and figurative retrospect to the film's synopsis and hence unflinching choice of setting. It is a truly and unforgettable and relentless experience. (Note: the film has non-sexual but explicit male nudity, strong pervasive language, bloody violence and some disturbing content throughout)

This title has:

Great messages
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing

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