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Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Digital mystery satisfies on technical, emotional levels.

PG-13 2018 102 minutes

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age 12+

Based on 9 reviews

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age 12+

Based on 19 reviews

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Interesting plot and storytelling, hard for parents to watch

Other reviews don't mention that the first 30 minutes of this movie are fear-inducing for parents, and potentially some teens. The early scenes play out pretty realistically about a teen girl who doesn't come home on enight. The father's mounting worry turns to desperation, and he has a hard time tracking down her friends since so many of their full names or cell numbers or parents are unknown to him. This is every parents nightmare - disappearance, loss, a sense of blame about how little you knew your child. My young teen watching this was not scared at all by the movie, but some teens might be if they worry about vanishing. After the first 30 or 45 min, the movie becomes less realistic and much more clearly a movie, with some twists and turns and mystery elements. It's absorbing throughout. Just be aware that it may play out your deepest fears as a parent, at least at the beginning, and be aware of how your teen will respond to watching it.

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