Maudie

Maudie
Maudie
  • PG-13
  • 1h 56m
  • 2017
Certified Fresh89%
Common Sense Media Iconage 13+
PRICING SUBJECT TO CHANGE. Confirm current pricing with applicable retailer. All transactions subject to applicable license terms and conditions.
An arthritic Nova Scotia woman works as a housekeeper while she hones her skills as an artist and eventually becomes a beloved figure in the community.
2016 Small Shack Productions Inc., Painted House Films Inc. and Parallel Films (Maudie) Limited. All Rights Reserved.

Rotten Tomatoes® Score

TOMATOMETER®
Certified Fresh89%
Critics Consensus: Maudie's talented cast -- particularly Sally Hawkins in the title role -- breathe much-needed depth into a story that only skims the surface of a fascinating life and talent.
Reviews
More on Rotten Tomatoes

Common Sense Media

Common Sense Media Iconage 13+
Common Sense Says
Strong acting in inspiring biopic of Canadian folk artist.

What Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that Maudie is a biopic about arthritic Nova Scotia painter Maud Lewis (Sally Hawkins) and her relationship with her rough, anti-social husband, Everett (Ethan Hawke). Characters talk about a baby who was born deformed and subsequently died, and there are some non-graphic sexual situations. In two scenes, a man and a woman who are sleeping in the same bed try to have sex with one another but don't go all the way through with it. In another scene, a man hits a woman in the face; there's also some shouting, insulting, arguing, and lost tempers. The main character is a lifelong smoker who eventually becomes gravely ill with emphysema. Infrequent language includes uses of "arse" and "idiot." Maud is far from perfect, but she perseveres against many obstacles and achieves fame and success doing what she loves. At the same time, she continues to live simply, without letting money or possessions weigh her down.

A Lot or A Little?

The parents’ guide to what’s in this movie.
Positive Messages
Details
Positive Role Models
Details
Violence
Details
Sex
Details
Language
Details
Consumerism
Details
More on Common Sense Media

Additional Info

  • Genre:Drama
  • Release Date:June 16, 2017
  • Highest Available for Purchase:HD

You Might Also Like...

Snow Falling on Cedars
A Brilliant Young Mind
The Lady In The Van
Miss Hokusai
Lowriders
Testament of Youth
Joy
Buen Dia, Ramon
Bohemian Rhapsody
The 33

New Releases