Struck by Lightning

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

age 14+

Edgy high school comedy from Glee star has some iffy stuff.

NR 2013 84 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 8 reviews

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age 15+

It’s a good one

I like that it can be consider like a drama with comedy on it , and also give the message that the live is short

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Great messages
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age 14+

Would NOT recommend to people who read the book first.

I loved the book, I hated the movie. The book was perfectly aligned. The movie switched things around, which made me think that it not technically like the book, which is ok, but I despise the fact that they used the EXACT words from the book. They didn't add any original ideas for the exception of the parts we DON'T read in the book. I only recommend this movie to people that are new to film making so that they don't make the mistakes the producers of the movie did.

This title has:

Too much swearing

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