Liar Liar

Movie review by Sarah Wenk, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Goofy '90s Carrey comedy has lots of profanity, sex.

PG-13 1997 97 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 21 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 68 reviews

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age 14+

More salacious than I remember it to be, embarrassing with kids

Saw this years ago with people my own age and thought it was funny, was hoping to watch 'dumb and dumber' on Netflix with the kids but not available so we watched 'Liar Liar' instead. Cringy and embarrassing a lot of the time with my 9 and 13 year old sons, a lot of sex talk, too much for even my 13 year old like, 'You're so pathetic you couldn't even get a porn star off' which had him giving me strange looks, like what was it I had him watching. Lots of stuff like that. Funny, but uncomfortable watching.

This title has:

Too much sex
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age 14+

Would be a great family film if they hadn't added all the adult themes and sex

This could be a great family movie if they removed the sexual discussions and moaning recording. It has a great message about being truthful and appreciating your family and time with family. I think the sex scenes and discussions of sex are out of place in a family movie about a kid wishing his dad would spend more time with him and be more reliable. It should really be rated over age 13.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much sex

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