The Lovely Bones

Movie review by S. Jhoanna Robledo, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Haunting mystery-drama examines a child's murder.

PG-13 2010 135 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 26 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 104 reviews

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age 16+

Lots of blood and some use of foul language

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Too much violence
Too much swearing
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age 16+

What the actual…

The first 30 minutes had you on the edge of your seat. I almost turned it off during the next 30. They finally got their act together around the 60 minute mark. Annnnd lost me again at 1:07. Cringe!!!! Overall, it’s a good message to warn older kids, but not sure that weirding them out with the fake afterlife stuff was the right move. Laughable at best.
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