The White Crow

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Deeply unsympathetic Nureyev biopic has graphic nudity.

R 2019 127 minutes

Parents say

age 18+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 18+

One of the best about one of the best

If you are prepared for an emotional rollercoaster, you have to watch it. It goes deep to show you only a small part about one of the great dancers, his time, his struggle and his love for ballet.
age 18+



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