True Story

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

age 17+

Gripping, disturbing drama based on real murders.

R 2015 100 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 16+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 13+

Safe to view but might not hold their attention

After reading other reviews and the synopsis we opted not to let our 13 year old son watch this with us. Yes the events this movie is about are disturbing but I didn't think it was any worse than what he can watch on cable TV. There was one scene in the courtroom where you quickly see photos of the deceased children but they weren't as graphic as we were led to believe, just face shots. In the end I felt he could of watched this movie with us.....I think he would of lost interest halfway through but it kept us entertained.

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