History of the World, Part 1

Movie review by Charles Cassady Jr., Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Dirty jokes, some sparkle in uneven Mel Brooks classic.

R 1981 92 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 18+

Outdated humor - skip this movie

I remember seeing some Mel Brooks films when I was younger. And at least this one doesn't hold up. Very inappropriate humor that really isn't funny - for example a "gang bang" of the queen. And a woman who is told she must "hump or your father will be killed". This is not the kind of message I would want my kids to see. Nor am I interested in this kind of "humor".

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Too much sex

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