The 33

Movie review by Barbara Shulgasser-Parker, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Gripping, intense true ordeal of trapped Chilean miners.

PG-13 2015 120 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 13+

Excellent film!

As a family, we all loved this movie. An incredible true story of how people are able to perform absolute miracles by not giving up on their loved ones. Very inspiring and so much more. A must see.

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age 13+

Really good movie except for couple of kids-shield-your-eyes-and-ears moments.

Watched this with my 5 and 6 year old. Good movie, there were good talking points and kids liked it. With really young kids, helps if you explain whats going on with the mine and all. I usually look here for input before showing the kids anything other than kids movies. Only shock was a couple scenes which I wish we were more prepared for - like a husband embracing a wife and saying "Did I ever tell you I like your bottom". A bit confusing for kids who don't know anything about it. And also two women (wife and mistress) physically fighting over a guy (is funny for adults but confusing for kids). As far as the movie's treatment, it could have been better given the inspiring material, this though good is a bit bland and forgettable. Maybe that also works to keep it family-friendly. Other than these, its clean and fun to watch.

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