Wish Man

Movie review by Andrea Beach, Common Sense Media
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age 13+

Sentimental, hopeful biopic has drinking, strong language.

NR 2019 107 minutes

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age 12+

Based on 3 reviews

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age 12+

Love can change everything

An inspiring thought provoking story for teens. A story about how love and kindness can change a person!s life in the best direction.

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age 12+

Fight for Life

Good for older children and teens.It's the story behind the Wish foundation. The main character struggles with alcohol for a lot of the movie. His tough childhood lays the groundwork for his desire later in life to help a kid who is dying - he plays a father figure role and that part of the story is connected to his own father's role in his life. It's an inspiring, encouraging watch. Teens will enjoy the growth the guy goes through before deciding to start the foundation. Good values like love, marriage and faithfulness come through too.

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