Inside Out

Movie review by Betsy Bozdech, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Beautiful, original story about handling big feelings.

PG 2015 102 minutes

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 133 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 260 reviews

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age 18+

Intense & poorly executed

I looked forward to sharing this movie with my family to open a discussion on the different parts of ourselves-instead I was left with lots of discomfort as this message got muddled with too many cringeworthy moments that created less bridges to understanding in a gentle way and more warlike images of destruction and fighting.

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Too much violence
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age 15+

Suicidal tones, depressing messed up movie. NOT for kids

Extremely depressing, disturbing and suicidal themes. This was the most depressing movie I have ever seen from Disney/Pixar. And yes it shows the 10 year old stealing her mom's credit card from her purse, buying a bus ticket (think greyhound) to run away cross country. The girl acts suicidal through most the film, long creepy death of innocent characters goes on forever. Children in the theather were terrified they could lose their memory because of their emotions, one child asked "is she gonna die, mommy?" in the middle. Nothing worth seeing, upsetting to children weather they say it or not. Wish I never saw it. Not for anyone with depression, or anyone really. Please don't show this to a child.
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