Beauty and the Beast

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Fantastic but scarier remake of the "tale as old as time."

PG 2017 129 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 92 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 164 reviews

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age 6+

Good movie: can be scary but nothing your six year old won't be able to handle.

The scariest scene is probably in the dungeon.... I heard a lot of people saying their children were frightened by the wolves, but they are not scary. Its perfectly fine for young kids 6+. But if you really want to know you HAVE to watch it yourself because just because my 6 year old wasn't scared doesn't mean your kid won't be. Or just because my 3 year old niece was scared doesn't mean yours will.

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age 9+

Do not listen to some of these parents

Well I am a 12 year old kid and I thought that it was really good! But as it says in my title “Do not listen to some of these parents” I think that these parents are overreacting! And because they are saying that there child started crying, doesn’t mean other people will start crying because everyone is different! Speaking of different there is a scene with a gay couple dancing but you can’t even notice them if your worried about that! Anyway my point is just because someone else (the parents) are saying that it’s bad, horrible and traumatising just because there child was crying and getting scared doesn’t mean that you will or your child will! Now if you got this far and you read this review then I appreciate that! Thanks, Louisa!

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