The Duchess

Movie review by S. Jhoanna Robledo, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Period drama delves into some heavy themes.

PG-13 2008 109 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 18 reviews

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age 16+

Traumatised the sh*t out of me.

It was pretty cool, till the rape scene. I'm sixteen, and i was disturbed by her screams. It might be okay for kids more mature for their age, but my eighteen year old sister was pretty shocked.

This title has:

Too much violence
age 13+

Very interesting movie, but not for preteens or children.

I saw this with my 13 year-old girl and we had lots of laughs! However, parents need to know that there are 1-2 scenes that are not suitable for children. Both scenes I had looked up before the movie because of inappropriate things I had heard. But other than that, the movie was great, and we learned a lot about the time that was portrayed by the movie. Amazing plot, and would totally recommend!

This title has:

Great role models
Too much sex

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