Daddy Day Care

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

age 8+

Slapstick comedy is filled with potty humor, pratfalls.

PG 2003 90 minutes

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 16 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 48 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 6+


I think it is great I highly recommend it it's a great and funny movie for kids me and my husband watched it before we Watch it before and we cracked up we loved it and when we watched it as a family we were all cracking up. Are daughter sat though surprisingly and at the end she said she loved it which hardly ever happends ever ! over all I think it is a great movie with great messages and great roll models!

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
age 7+

Violence and Language

Violence: A presentation of Veggie O’s had started into a fight. One character throws a cereal bowl in glass. A fight with Phil led into breaking his back. Kids run around the living room, things break (including vase) and get ripped up. One character says “We keep the kids in the basement”, Charlie laters says “We should report this to somebody” referring to the kids death. One character jumps on a character leading into breaking his back. Bees fly around a lady at the end of the movie. Language: Kids in the presentation scene reacts to the cereal saying “This cereal sucks!”. Charlie in the house scene says “flying f—k” when his wife cut him off, continuing trying to say the f word but instead singing the Alphabet song. Cops chase Charlie leading him saying “Oh s—t!” Charlie reacts to Max’s response saying “I missed.” and Charlie responds “Oh hell no..”.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing

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