Wonder

Who gives you the courage to face the world?


Wonder
Born with facial differences that, up until now, have prevented him from going to a mainstream school, a young boy becomes the most unlikely of heroes when he enters the local fifth grade. As his family, his new classmates, and the larger community all struggle to find their compassion and acceptance, his extraordinary journey will unite them all and prove you can’t blend in when you were born to stand out.

113 minutes.
Parental Guidance 7-9.
Drama, On the art circuit

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Credits

Cast
Jacob Tremblay, Owen Wilson, Izabela Vidovic, Julia Roberts, Mark Dozlaw, Rukiya Bernard
Director
Stephen Chbosky
ScreenplayStephen Chbosky, Steve Conrad, Jack Thorne, from the novel by R.J. Palacio
MusicMarcelo Zarvos
CinematographyDon Burgess
EditingMark Livolsi
Sound formatsDolby Digital, Dolby Atmos
SoundtrackAvailable
Made in2017
Produced byLionsgate, Mandeville Films, Participant Media, Walden Media

IMDB page | FPB Report | ScreenIt Report | CommonSenseMedia Report
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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreDrama
LanguageLow, infrequent
NudityNone
SexNone
ViolenceLow, fairly frequent
PrejudiceLow, frequent, against disabled.
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone
Comments
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USA MPAA rating

PG: Parental Guidance SuggestedRated PG for thematic elements including bullying, and some mild language
Runtime113
USA version is usually but not always the same as South African release. Versions released on streaming or DVD, Blu-ray or Video may also differ.

ScreenIt Report (USA)

Sex / Nudity
2
Violence
2
Blood / Gore / Gross
2
Guns / Weapons
0
Profanity
2
Alcohol / Drugs
2
Smoking
0
Disrespectful / Bad Attitude
4
Imitative Behaviour
4
Frightening / Tense Scenes
3
Jump Scenes
0
Tense Family Scenes
4
Music (Scary/Tense)
0
Music (Inappropriate)
0
Topics to talk about
5

CommonSenseMedia Report (USA)

Suggested age limit
10 +
Positive messages
4
Positive role models
4
Violence
2
Sex
1
Language
2
Consumerism
3
Drinking, drugs, smoking
2

Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Die Burger
Laetitia Pople quote icon'Wonder' kaats die wêreld aan ons terug.
10
24.com
Leandra Engelbrecht quote iconThis is a family must-see as it’s not only a teachable moment for kids, but for adults too. And take some tissues with you, this film will get you deep in your feelings!
15
ScreenIt
Jim Judy quote iconI loved this sweet little film from start to finish and its message of being kind to others, and wished I could have spent more time with and yes, staring at these characters
15
Metacritic.com
31 critics
14
Rottentomatoes critics
89 critics
14
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer quote icon Wonder doesn’t shy away from its bestselling source material’s sentiment, but this well-acted and overall winsome drama earns its tugs at the heartstrings.
17
Movie Review Query Engine
MRQE critics quote icon
14
CommonSenseMedia
Staff evaluation quote iconEarnest, emotional book adaptation has strong messages.
15

What the People say

Metacritic.com users
18 users
15
Rottentomatoes users
12081 users
18
IMDB
2136 Netizens
16
The Movie DB
Community
13

Average .. 73%

15

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