The Joy Luck Club

Movie review by Kelly Kessler, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Poignant tale of Chinese-American moms, daughters.

R 1993 139 minutes

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 18+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 18+

Not a movie I would like my daughter to see

I did not like this film.
age 18+

Joy luck club

A very emotional movie with adult themes but it has stayed with me through out the years. A very well told story. A lot to gain and to understand. Suggest 18 + viewers. An amazing movie to watch. It portrays sadness , betrayal and human emotion but yet shows how each character overcame and conquered and learnt a lesson about life. And how it empowered the self. Great movie

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