Movie review by Sierra Filucci, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Sensitive portrayal of transsexual OK for older teens.

R 2006 103 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 16+

Based on 1 review

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Community Reviews

age 13+

Kevin is cute

The reason why I watched this movie was because of Kevin he is cute oh wow great in this movie. There is nudity but it’s rated r so that’s normal.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much swearing
age 16+

One of the Best!

It's an awesome movie about a transsexual woman, but it isn't for the little ones.

This title has:

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

Movie Details

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