The Aeronauts

Movie review by Tara McNamara, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Perilous science adventure lifts but doesn't soar.

PG-13 2019 100 minutes

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age 11+

Based on 19 reviews

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age 10+

Based on 10 reviews

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Cinematography is stunning!

A film that I would have typically given it 3 stars, but the cinematography and the gorgeous scenery deserves a star all on its own. It took me about 20 minutes before I realized what the narrative approach for the film was. Once I did then I could confidently say the film still felt a bit of a narrative mess, but those shots are breathtaking and definitely made my palms sweat, but I'm also very afraid of heights.

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