The Great Bear

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

age 10+

Captivating, moving tale with scares; best for older kids.

PG 2014 73 minutes

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age 8+

Based on 6 reviews

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age 9+

kind of okay

it has some scary parts in it. And it is kind of sad. It has some violence I don't approve of. there are guns in the movie and hunters. I like the sister because she is really sassy to the brother and really nice to the bear.

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age 7+

Engrossing and enjoyable

I watched this film with my two girls, 8 and 10. The eldest is sensitive about violence so I was expecting a few reactions but nothing. We thoroughly enjoyed this film, it was engrossing and original. The relationship between siblings is realistic and not unnecessarily aggressive. There is nothing shocking in this film, I would even say younger kids can watch it, no problems. Even if you like to wrap your kids in cotton wool, this film is harmless and enjoyable.

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