The Last Duel

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Brutal violence in clunky tale of toxic masculinity.

R 2021 152 minutes

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 7 reviews

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age 17+

Great film that probes larger philosophical questions

This film is a long slow burn. It is a strong film with strong character arcs and great performances from Damon, Driver and Comer. The center piece of the film of course is misogyny and patriarchy, which is no short supply. The differences at times are subtle but important and the self-importance in this film abounds. Scott certainly knows how to put a film together and ultimately the film is satisfying in its portrayal of our world and all of the metaphors it offers. It is a shame that there are not more films probing these larger philosophical questions.
age 18+

Nevertheless still interesting

Think you have to update your mind concentration on the movie for it lessons at the end of the day.

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