Lilo and Stitch

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

age 5+

Cute story, great characters, fabulous soundtrack.

PG 2002 85 minutes

Parents say

age 6+

Based on 57 reviews

Kids say

age 5+

Based on 74 reviews

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age 7+

bullying language, whining, not for little kids

NOT for younger than 6. A lot of bad character modeling i.e. whining, bullying language, aggressive language.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing
2 people found this helpful.
age 2+

To graphic for a pg

1 person found this helpful.

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