Picture from Good Deeds
Overall C+

Wesley Deeds (Tyler Perry) has followed the life path set out for him by his wealthy family, but finds himself questioning his direction after he does one kind act for a homeless, single mother (Thandie Newton).

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

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sexual content, language, some violence and thematic material.

Talk to your kids about…

Good Deeds

Why is Wesley unhappy despite his seemingly perfect life? What kinds of things contribute to real happiness? What does he discover about himself after he meets Lindsey? How do his goals differ from those of his fiancé?

Do you appreciate the strong moral messages in a film or do you think they distract from the entertainment value of the movie?

Have you ever been compared to a sibling? If so, how did you fare? What are the dangers of comparing children? Are there ever any positive reasons for judging one sibling against another?