Swallows and Amazons ( 2016 )


Four children dream of escaping the tedium of a summer holiday with their mother. When finally given permission to camp on their own on an island in the middle of a vast lake, they are overjoyed. But when they get there they discover they may not be alone… The battle for ownership of a lonely island teaches them the skills of survival, the value of friendship and the importance of holding your nerve.

The story highlights the importance of working together and relying on each other.

The children show bravery as they face various challenges during their adventure.

The bonds between the characters are strong and show the value of friendship.

The children use their imagination and creativity to solve problems and navigate their adventure.

The film underscores the importance of taking responsibility for one's actions.

fear 4/10

The movie contains some scenes that may be intense for very young children, including moments of danger and suspense.

violence 3/10

There are a few mild action sequences and perilous situations, but they are not graphic or overly intense.