Batman Forever

Movie review by Ed Grant, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Flashy live-action superhero tale has violence, vengeance.

PG-13 1995 122 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 10 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 69 reviews

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age 12+

This title has:

Too much sex
age 12+

Uneven tone.

While the first Batman is the best live-action “dark” take, and Batman & Robin is the campiest, this film tries to do both, and does neither well.

Movie Details

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    age 14+
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    Batman vs. Robin

    Excellent tale with disturbing imagery, frequent violence.

    age 13+

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