Ivy + Bean

Movie review by Jennifer Green, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 5+

Fun book-based movie has some taunts, imagined peril.

NR 2022 57 minutes

Parents say

age 5+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 5+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 5+

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If you're one of those parents that think everything outside of Daniel Tiger is satanic... then, yeah... maybe you won't like this. However, this movie depicts real children doing the type of things children do... and it's funny, charming, and heartfelt. If you recognize your children as little humans with actual personalities and a brain... you might enjoy watching this with them. This movie is probably better for 6 and up, but will be fine for many 4 and 5-year-olds.

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age 5+
This is a lovely story of friendship between what at first seemed like unlikely companions. We watched it with our boys and got big laughs from the kids’ antics and sibling rivalries. Cute, fun, and at less than an hour it’s perfect for after dinner Family movie night

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