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The Help (The Movie)

A look at what happens when a southern town's unspoken code of rules and behavior is shattered by three courageous women who strike up an unlikely friendship.

PG-13
137 minutes
Emma Stone, Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer
©2011





Based on the book, The Help - Kathryn Stockett
, which I reviewed and posted HERE.



My Opinion:
This was exactly what I hoped it would be. It was almost identical in comparison, with only a few small differences. They didn't matter, since it is such a powerful story, told either way in book or film.
That only means that there is no reason whatsoever why as to you missing it.
That can only mean I think it's a must-see!
I really loved the book, and loved the film too. It was nice seeing it come to life.


9/10


Recommend? Definitely, but not for children. They are impressionable.


~I obtained my own movie experience. I was not compensated in any way.~

Comments

  1. I saw this the past weekend and loved it! I haven't read the book, I prefer to read the book first but that didn't work out for me.

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  2. I'm so happy you enjoyed it. I'm hoping to see it soon, but was worried it would be a disappointment.

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  3. The movie is getting rave reviews! I have to go see it!

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  4. loved the film! haven't read the book, but want to now!

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