Walk. Ride. Rodeo.

Movie review by Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Inspiring true story of teen recovering from severe injury.

NR 2019 100 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 10+

Survivor

This is a wonderful movie!! I'm a survivor of a TBI that was in 1996. The accident I had was from a racehorse that ran off with me, ran off the exercise track, got stopped by the fence, I flew over his head, hit the ground or a tree, if I wouldn't have had my helmet on. It would have been worse of an injury. Was Life Flighted to Hermann hospital in Houston Texas. Spent a month in NICU in a drug induced coma. Was in inpatient therapy for a month and had 9 months of outpatient therapy. Was in a wheelchair for 5 months after I was released from the hospital. Got back on a horse a month after I got out of the hospital. Never rode racehorses again but I was able to ride again!! I did rodeo some at small events near where I live. I also participated in horse drill team a few years later after my accident. I did marry after my accident and had a son that is 22 now. This is a very inspirational movie and I've been there done that!!

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age 7+

Great movie & message with some language and unsettling, realistic scenes to be aware of with younger/sensitive viewers

The crash and subsequent flashback scenes are very visually and auditorily realistic, so most kids and sensitive viewers will need to be prepped for them ahead of time. The review says that language is limited to “butt” and an instance of “hell”, but there is definitely at least one “d-mn” (possibly more) in a main conversation. The nurse says to Amberley that she’s about to lose her d*** mind after she leaves Tuck’s room. It was very much in passing, but still worth noting in case you want to watch this movie with certain audiences where it might be an issue (like in classes or youth groups). Overall, we really enjoyed this movie. It’s a great story of overcoming negative circumstances with a can-do attitude and a lot of hard work. Amberley is really an inspiration.

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