Brave - 2012

Movie Info

Rating: PG


Age-appropriateness: mysterious/dark magic is incorporated, slapstick comedy, some scary/suspenseful scenes


Overview: Determined to make her own path in life, Princess Merida defies a custom that brings chaos to her kingdom. Granted one wish, Merida must rely on her bravery and her archery skills to undo a beastly curse. The heart of this story is a strained mother-daughter relationship that is reconciled and restored by way of each person humbling themselves and lowering their pride. Together, they figure out how to follow their own destinies.


Themes: bravery, independence, destiny/fate, freedom, pride, mother/daughter, magic, witchcraft, family, unity

The Quick 3

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After The Movie Discussion Guide

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Minute By Minute Guide

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