The Curse of La Llorona

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Scary supernatural horror movie has style but lacks oomph.

R 2019 93 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 14 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 34 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 16+

Terrible acting

Not worth your time. The head actor’s portrayal was so poor. I couldn’t finish the movie. Deadpan The kids were more believable.
age 2+


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