The Fault in Our Stars

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

age 14+

Heartbreaking love story is a must-see for fans of the book.

PG-13 2014 125 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 38 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 231 reviews

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age 17+

Way overrated

Really over rated and parents should know that a primary plot line is about teens having sex before they die. Over all it is a really depressing view of life and definitely not the moral foundation or life outlook I want my kids to be exposed to until they are adults.
2 people found this helpful.
age 16+


the sexual images are not for young eyes, the violence might give nightmares but other than that it is really good.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
2 people found this helpful.

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