The Song

Movie review by S. Jhoanna Robledo, Common Sense Media
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age 13+

Predictable, faith-centric film about marital fidelity.

PG-13 2014 114 minutes

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age 14+

The song 14+

My daughter and I watched this together at a church gathering. She understood what was happening and was respectful and was mature about it. This was only when she was 12 but some stuff was a little much.

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age 16+

I wouldn’t watch it a second time or with my children

For a ‘faith based’ movie it lacked faith until the very end. It was like watching a second Walk the Line. And he also didn’t even sing about God the entire movie. I was expecting him to be a Christian singer. Shelby was the devil on earth. And I’m glad he came back around at the end but the whole movie was just garbage. Which I know is a big part of the world and the music industry. But just don’t feel the faith aspect present. Also not agreeing with the other reviews. They started with pills and got deep into drugs. She was holding a spoon. They’re stumbling around, looking sickly, cutting his tattoo. This is not a family movie.

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