Big Fat Liar

Movie review by Nell Minow, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Really likeable family comedy set in cutthroat Hollywood.

PG 2002 88 minutes

Parents say

age 7+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 40 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 8+

Funny movie for older children

It's a great storyline about the consequences of lying. A few mild language incidents not appropriate for smaller children. Cigar smoking. "Hell"
age 5+

Funny family film

I think any family would enjoy this movie. The scenes were hilarious and the violence isn’t too bad. The ending scene does involve a dad instructing his son to do his “nutcracker” move on the movie’s main bad guy. The boy does a flying kick to his crotch and you hear cracking as the man groans in pain. Not really inappropriate in my opinion but I was surprised that the movie used the word “nuts” in reference to a man’s testicles.

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