We Are Marshall

Movie review by Cynthia Fuchs, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Conventional football drama doesn't quite score.

PG 2006 124 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 13 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 14 reviews

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age 13+

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 15+

inspirational film.

This movie appeals to teens and adults alike. I think it is a inspirational film about a tragic accident and how a town overcomes. Love it and recommend it as a family movie for parents with teens.

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