Quest for Camelot

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

age 6+

Animated musical has a few tense scenes.

G 1998 86 minutes

Parents say

age 5+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 5+

Brilliant Masterpiece

(Contains spoilers - caution advised) Quest for Camelot is great for all ages. The only reason I say that it should be for ages 5+ is it can be scary at times. From Sir Lionel getting taken out in the beginning, a creepy Baron Ruber (Villain) and his evil henchmen, dragons (excluding Devon and Cornwall), malicious plant life, an Ogre, the Griffin, and let's not forget how scary Merlin looks with his red eyes. It has a couple haunting soundtracks but not too bad. That being said, it's a colorful, magical, and funny movie. The songs are quite catchy and appropriate, albeit Ruber and Devon and Cornwall's song being suited for a slightly older audience. The love story between Kayley and Garrett is cute and very G rated. Kayley shows you that you can be a lady and still become what you set out to be. Garrett shows you that you can have a deformity or a physical henderance and still be awesome. Devon and Cornwall show you that if you eventually get along and agree, you can achieve things you didn't think you could. And let's not forget Ruber, oh Ruber, you can't always get what you want. Especially going about it in the wrong way. If you hurt people and demand respect through fear, it will only end badly for you. Kayley aspires to be a knight like her father when she grows up. Ruber and his Griffin attack King Arthur and attempt to steal Excalibur but fail. Then attacks Kayley's home. The sword gets lost in the forest, thus Kayley goes off on an adventure to find it where she meets Garrett, and Devon and Cornwall. The team must get the sword back to Camelot before Ruber gets ahold of it to do dastardly deeds and take over the world. Swords and sorcery, love and friendship, gain and loss, a thrilling story for anyone to watch.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
1 person found this helpful.
age 5+

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