The Legend of Tillamook's Gold
After moving to coastal Oregon, 14-year-old Julie finds an old coin in the sand that spurs her interest in a local legend involving buried treasure. With guidance from her grandfather and his pal, Julie begins to unravel a trail of mysteries.
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- Jane Beaumont Hall
- This movie is
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access.
The Legend of Tillamook's GoldClose
Common Sense Note
Parents need to know that this live-action/fantasy film focuses on the experiences of a teenage girl whose parents are having marital difficulties. The parents argue frequently about money and responsibility, often within earshot of the girl. One argument ends with the mother throwing a bowl of food at the father. The teen and her older sister discuss the possibility that their parents might divorce. The movie revolves around a legend that involves a slave and several scenes briefly show a man in chains who is eventually killed, though the murder is not explicitly shown. The teen gets into dangerous situations several times, though they resolve positively. During the climax of the film, the father's life is in serious danger.
- Sexual Content
- Older teens kiss passionately in one brief scene. They later decide to get married and the parents imply it's because she's pregnant. Boy has crush on main character and in the end they hold hands and embrace chastely.
- In a fantasy/flashback a slave is killed offscreen. A character with a sharp knife briefly seems threatening. A scary dog barks and growls at the teen. In one brief scene a young man grabs the teen's arm forcefully because he's upset with her.
- The occasional "hell" and "damn." Teens and adults sometimes call each other "stupid" or "idiots."
- Social Behavior
- The messages of the film are wholly family friendly -- friendship, family, health, happiness, and the earth are more important than money.
- Monster energy drink gets a few close-ups.
- Drugs / Tobacco / Alcohol
- The bad uncle drinks beer frequently. Another negative character smokes cigarettes.
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it