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The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Charlie (Logan Lerman) has felt invisible his whole life. But the quiet wallflower finds things changing when he is befriended by two other teens (Emma Watson, Ezra Miller). This movie is based on a novel by Stephen Chbosky. Get the movie review and more. »

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Overall: C
Violence: C+
Sexual Content: C
Language: D+
Drugs/Alcohol: D
Run Time: 103
Theater Release: 12 Oct 2012
Video Release: 11 Feb 2013
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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The Perks of Being a Wallflower is rated PG-13: on appeal for mature thematic material, drug and alcohol use, sexual content including references, and a fight - all involving teens.

Director: Stephen Chbosky
Cast: Logan Lerman, Emma Watson, Ezra Miller, Paul Rudd
Studio: 2012 Summit Entertainment
Website: Official site for The Perks of Being a Wallflower.

Detailed Review

Oh high school! Those three or four years that could arguably be deemed the worst time of life. As a new freshman, Charlie (Logan Lerman) already dreads the first… 
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Why Is The Perks of Being a Wallflower Rated PG-13?

Violence: Characters discuss a suicide, mental breakdowns and sexual abuse as a child.… 
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What do you think Mr. Anderson means when he says, “We accept the love… 
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