The Healer

Movie review by Brian Costello, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Some cursing, drinking in faith-based drama.

NR 2018 113 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 14+

Garbage - Plain and Simple

This film has truly nothing worthwhile to offer other than the fact that it benefits a worthy cause. Christians looking for a family movie that reinforces their values should avoid it. The marketers of this film were likely trying to get your attention with the title and heartwarming cover photos. It features many offensive lines and innuendos that are well below the standards of a “faith based” film. Viewers simply looking for a good film will undoubtedly be disappointed as well. On its own, the film is very, very weak. The writing is wholly ridiculous and most of the performances are caricatured and / or cliched. A painful viewing experience.
age 13+

Not for all ages

Netflix had this in the children and family movies so I assumed it was good for all ages. I wish I had checked here first! Some bad language, talk of sex/lesbians, two no married people sleeping together. Generally positive message but definitely not a Christian message in my opinion.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing

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