The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1

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

age 13+

Melancholy, violent sequel sets stage for waging war.

PG-13 2014 123 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 19 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 112 reviews

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age 12+

A little less violent

Katniss only gets hurt by a brainwashed Petta.
age 16+

The Quality We have Come to Expect

Another strong entry in the series, if not the best one this only serves as a compliment to the others. I thoroughly enjoyed it. As always the target audience is too young. With the violence and dark tone this is suitable for sixteen and above. By this point if you are watching this series you like it already. If you don't, I don't see this one changing your mind. However I highly recommend. Also I did not know Jennifer Lawrence could sing, but that voice is lovely.

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