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(out of 16 reviews)
AGE
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Review this title!
Adult Written byuytt2 December 17, 2009
AGE
12
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legendary buy it

amazing you have to see it im suprised Martin Scorsese didnt win an award

What other families should know
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Adult Written byredsxfenway April 29, 2010
AGE
16
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Ultra violent beauty

One of my all time favorites. Usually narration is just a weak attempt to make up for a poorly thought out story line, but this is definitely an exception. Two of the most memorable lines in film come from Ray Liotta's voice-over; in the opening scene and the final line. Once again Thelma Schoonmaker shows that she's better than any other living film editor.

What other families should know
Too much violence
Parent Written byharris231 September 10, 2012
AGE
17
QUALITY
 

Very good movie, but lots of cursing, drug abuse, violence, and sexual content.

What other families should know
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
Parent Written byMichael B July 28, 2013
AGE
18
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Too much

Hold the phone to much violence and language

Parent of a 3, 7, 9, 14, 16, and 17 year old Written bygreatperson November 20, 2012
AGE
17
QUALITY
 

This brutal gangster film may be a little over the top.

What other families should know
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
Parent Written byVoiceOfReason123 July 22, 2013
AGE
18
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No way a child of any age should see this.

I have no idea how ANY adult can say this movie is okay for ANY child. There is so much violence in this movie and the cursing is just ridiculous. I am not a prude by any stretch and agree that the cursing belongs in this type of movie but I know I would not want my child hearing the F-Bomb in every other word of dialogue. I get that cursing is a part of life but he does not need to be exposed to it at that level.

What other families should know
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
Parent Written bygrapelover46 September 12, 2012
AGE
16
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I loved this gangster film a lot.

What other families should know
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
Adult Written bymovielover1994 June 20, 2013
AGE
18
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My Favorite Martin Scorsese Film

1990's Goodfellas Is My Favorite Martin Scorsese Film.

What other families should know
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
Adult Written bypaaklapi April 28, 2012
AGE
16
QUALITY
 

Real masterpiece for everyone over 16

This is definitely one of the greatest mafia movies ever made along with the Godfather. There's quite a lot of violence and even more swearing. Great movie to watch for everyone older than 16.

What other families should know
Too much violence
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking