The Brave One

Movie review by Cynthia Fuchs, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Foster only good thing in violent revenge fantasy.

R 2007 122 minutes

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 17+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 16+
age 18+

The Brave One isn't Brave...

There's not much good about this film. From poor acting to pulpy plot to extreme graphic violence to dangerous messages, there just isn't a lot to enjoy. While I agree that this one isn't for kids (it isn't for ANYONE, quite frankly) parents who do choose to share it should be prepared to talk about how Erica could have displayed REAL bravery -vigilantism is not the correct answer.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing

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