The Resurrection of Gavin Stone

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

age 10+

Redemption film has strong performance, message, weak story.

PG 2017 92 minutes

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 2 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 8+

Wonderful, funny and poignant

Well acted, funny, great sweet story about second chances, redemption and forgiveness. Love the line, "This is what we do" (forgive). One of my favorite films.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
age 10+

Refreshing and Entertaining. Worth watching more than once.

I really liked the movie. Watched it 4 times already and still find new tidbits to enjoy. Refreshenly funny, and authentic. Watching Gavin pretend to be a Christian based on his very limited knowledge was great. Also, being reminded that we, as Christians, are supposed to do the 'forgiveness thing' was nice, and not in your face. Now, one of my favorite movies to watch again on a slow evening and just relax.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

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