Muppet Treasure Island

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

age 6+

Hilarious high seas adventure with lots of pirate action.

G 1996 99 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 15 reviews

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age 9+
We watched this with my almost 6yr old based on the ratings here. Whilst this says there is no language there were numerous insults and uses of “bloody”. The level of violence and scariness was higher than expected. Overall I was disappointed in the movie and the rating

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age 9+

Love this movie, but...

Started watching with my 5 and 7 year old, and both were scared in the first 15 minutes and decided not to watch anymore. While done with some comic relief, it still witnessed the death of a character, (though appears to be from heart attack, and is not a violent death), and Muppet pirates throwing Mal tov cocktails through the windows of the building. Then Gonzo and Rizzo accidently set the building on fire, while the pirates fight the landlady. It was too much for my kids at that point. I myself like the movie, but maybe wait until they're bigger and can handle the scariness.

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Too much violence

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