The Namesake

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

age 14+

Fabulous immigrant-family saga to see with teens.

PG-13 2007 122 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 1 review

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age 15+

Not My Favorite Movie

Just because I don't like it much, obviously does not mean its a bad movie. In fact, it is really well made with a great plot, amazing acting, and a good message. However, I did not like it due to it being sort of boring for me. For people who like these kinds of imperfect family movies, I would say by all means, go for it! Although, I would also advise to be careful with kids because it has drug use, language, and sexuality in it.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much sex
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 17+



This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much sex
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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