American Pie

Movie review by Heather Boerner, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Ultra-raunchy sex comedy is a teen fave -- beware.

R 1999 110 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 32 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 55 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 10+

great movie

really good for all teens

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
age 18+

Hilarious! BWHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!

This movie is lots of fun. It has some offensive jokes in it... VERY OFFENSIVE, but it makes up for it with some romantic scenes as well. The movie is wild and over top with lots of original moments. The best thing about this movie that it's repecting the characters and lets them develop to good and decent people. A very nice feel-good movie. Better watch it with friends.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much consumerism

Movie Details

Our Editors Recommend

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    American Pie 2

    Better than No. 1 but still raunchy. Teens love it.

    age 17+
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    Very politically incorrect; funny for many adults.

    age 17+
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    Superbad

    Super bawdy, super profane -- and super funny.

    age 16+

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