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Overall C

Hushpuppy (Quvenzhané Wallis) may be a strong-willed 6-year-old, but she still feels vulnerable. Living in a trashy old trailer located in a floodplain, the youngster's only hope for support is her father Wink (Dwight Henry). But his failing health threatens to leave her all alone in the world.

Violence B-
Sexual Content B
Profanity D+
Substance Use D+

MPAA Rating: PG-13

Talk to your kids about…

Beasts of the Southern Wild

How does the community of Bathtub support one another? Why do they continue to live in the area despite the dangers of flooding?

What are the challenges of being a single parent? Do you agree with Wink’s parenting approach?