The History Boys

Movie review by Cynthia Fuchs, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Play-turned-movie grapples with sexuality, life.

R 2006 104 minutes

Parents say

not rated for age

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 3 reviews

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not rated for age

A brilliant film. Yes, it's for young adults, too.

The acting is superb, and the subject matter is addressed in a thoughtful and provocative way. Do not shield the teens from this film. They may not have an interest, or admit they have, but I'll bet that those who watch it will come away enlightened, and in some cases, relieved.

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