Wuthering Heights (2012)

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Contemplative adaptation focuses on teen passion and angst.

NR 2012 129 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 1 review

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age 13+

Cold, cruel, and beautiful

Beautiful film adaptation. It crawls under the skin like the biting north wind in the forefront of the story. The landscape and characters are both cruel and natural, and capture the essence of Bronte's story. Those looking for a very literal summary of the epic work should look elsewhere. Those who haven't read the book and discussed it first should also look elsewhere. The movie would probably be "R" if rated, due to the aforementioned language. I recommend the movie for intelligent and thoughtful teens 13 and up, although the movie may result in some angsty existential funk for a few days.

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