The Darkest Minds

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

age 13+

Skilled actors can't save derivative, violent YA thriller.

PG-13 2018 105 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 17 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 75 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 12+

For a fantasy and action lover, this movie is pretty good. Very recommended!! Hoping for a sequel!

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
age 11+

Amazing!

My friends and little siblings (who are 11 and older) all loved it!

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