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Family Movie Review: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (PG-13)

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Length: 129 minutes     MPAA Rating: PG-13

Appropriate for children 13+. Mild, sometimes cleverly disguised swear words. Tough enough for adults, a few unsettling images related to the 9/11 terrorist attacks may be disturbing to children. Also, the movie’s complexity, both emotional and narrative, might not be able to hold a younger audience’s full attention.

Put simply, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close has got your number. Give it the benefit of the doubt and 2 hours and 9 minutes of your time and you’re likely to come out with swollen eyes and an uplifted soul.

By Jared Peterson

In the days after September 11th, 2001, many people in the path of the terrorist attacks in New York and Washington felt compelled to do something.

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