Picture from Family Tree
Overall B

With media attention as quiet as the film itself, Warner Brothers' Family Tree breezed through its limited theatrical debut, landing almost unnoticed as a video release.

Violence A-
Sexual Content A
Profanity A
Substance Use A-

Talk to your kids about…

Family Tree

Can you think of any other options, besides the conclusion offered in the film, that would have saved the tree and still accommodated the new factory? Is a significant landmark like Old Oak more important than a job-creating business?

What role did the media play in helping Mess’s cause? What side does the media usually take—the underdog (like Mess) or big business? Why?