The Flowers of War

Movie review by Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Graphic rape and killing battle heroism and sacrifice.

R 2012 146 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 16+

Based on 1 review

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age 18+
Visually beautiful film. Good story line with unexpected acts of heroism during a desperate and savage period of chinese history. Some shockingly violent scenes even if never gratuitous . Positive and negative sides of human sexuality are very present but as with the violence, it is never gratuitous and is indeed in some appropriate scenes shown with sensitivity and aesthetically
age 16+

reflecting the brutality of Japanese

I think it's a movie which reflecting the brutality of Japanese soildiers when Nanking is occupied by them;

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing

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