The Breadwinner

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

age 11+

Powerful, intense animated tale of life under Taliban rule.

PG-13 2017 94 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 16 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 23 reviews

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age 14+

Good Film

This is a beautifully animated masterpiece. But parents probably must view it before letting their child see if. As this portrays life under the Taliban very realistically. Lots of offscreen beating, arguing and shouting is presented, not to mention where a rather vicious and in my opinion bratty relative demands the main character's mother, and sister to come with him before attempting to kidnap the youngest family member, despite the mother saying that they need to wait for said protagonist. Even when the vehicle breaks down, the relative pulls out a knife, and once again demanding them to return to the vehicle immediately. However if your kid can handle it than they can handle it.
age 10+

苦难教育

对于中东地区的生活描述,让我们知道生活的不易。

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence

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