What We Did on Our Holiday

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

age 12+

Clichéd British dramedy deals with divorce, loss.

PG-13 2015 95 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 15+

Dumped it after 10 mins...

After about 10 mins they had a) blasphemed Jesus 3-5 times loudly, and b) argued loudly and heavily, and so we dumped it. Also, it is shot cinematographically in a very erratic manner with shakiness and rapid cuts (might give you a headache).

This title has:

Too much swearing
age 12+

What parents also need to know.

While ultimately a wholesome and worthwhile family film with a unique twist, there are a few things that might raise some questions with younger children. There is a scene where the mother is shown audibly using the toilet while arguing with her husband; a female farmer who tells the children she's a lesbien and has a girlfriend (though they make light of this and don't go into any detail), and they do mention "the C word," on a couple occasions, but never say what it is.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

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