The Other Side of Heaven

Movie review by Nell Minow, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Book-based tale about Mormon missionary; some violence.

PG 2002 113 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 1 review

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age 8+

Inspiring and Uplifting True Story

Contrary to the official review, I feel it is not superficial at all. I feel this is all ABOUT the growth of Elder John Groberg. He came naive and young and without any idea of what he was doing - and left filled with compassion, love, understanding, and having learned patience for a different culture and a different life. Despite being persecuted, he and the minister learned to love God with mutual tolerance and sacrifice. A beautiful story that entire families can watch together.

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age 18+

Good movie


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