The Greatest Showman

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

age 10+

Jackman and Zendaya entertain in musical Barnum biopic.

PG 2017 105 minutes

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age 8+

Based on 169 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 312 reviews

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age 3+

A Message in Kindness, Humility, Forgiveness, & Being Happy With What You Have

I did not feel that it factually represented PT Barnum & Bailey, nor did it depict Jenny Lind for the amazingly pure and incredibly kind philanthropist that she was. Movies should have to be fact-checked, and disclosure should be listed before or after it shows. BUT the movie was good, and the music was great!

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