Akeelah and the Bee Synopsis
An 11-year-old girl living in South Los Angeles discovers she has a talent for spelling.
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Movie Reviews

A Pleasant Film

By filmreal
"Akeelah and the Bee" is a sweet film that will be enjoyed by everyone in your family. The story is simple, but in a good way. Keke Palmer's performance was outstanding, and her supporting cast was...

Boring

By christmas-baby
I remember seeing this movie when I was younger and I remember thinking it was boring. Not much happens....

This movie INSPIRED MY LIFE!

By Cool Movie Guy
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A diamond in the Rough

By FlickFan
This was truly a surprise for me and my family-- a pleasant surprise. Great family movie! It was very inspiring and well worth the money to buy it and the time to watch it over and over. I highly...

A good watch

By Alxbstn2000
Great story perfect for the family. Cast was awesome! A must see if u haven't seen it already....

More Info

Rated PG | For some language.
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Inspiring drama about a champion speller; OK for tweens.
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