Picture from The Other Boleyn Girl
Overall C-

With pressure from their ambitious father to advance their family's royal favor and status, Anne and Mary Boleyn (Natalie Portman and Scarlett Johansson) compete for the affections of King Henry VIII (Eric Bana). The resulting rivalry between the two sisters initially threatens to tear apart their relationship --and ultimately one looses her head over the whole affair.

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

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for mature thematic elements, sexual content and some violent images.

Talk to your kids about…

The Other Boleyn Girl

How does the desire for titles and position drive the Boleyn family? What impact does it eventually have on them? How are the qualities of kindness and compassion viewed?

What gender differences are portrayed in this film? What are the double standards? How does Anne defy the balance of power? What impact does she have on the kingdom?

Marriages were often arranged for political reasons. How does this affect the couples in this movie? Is love possible in an arranged marriage?