Spy Kids

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

age 7+

Just the right combination of fantasy and comedy.

PG 2001 88 minutes

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 23 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 74 reviews

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age 6+

I liked this movie as a kid but it’s painful to watch as an adult

I was about 11 or 12 when this movie came out and I remember that I liked it back then. It came on TV recently so I watched it for old times sake. It. Has. Not. Aged. Well. At. All. Very strange plot line involving a “toy craze” used to brain wash children. The acting isn’t good. The CGI is so dated that there are modern made for TV movies that look better. Kids might enjoy it but it’s not enjoyable for adults (or at least for me). It’s just another mindless childhood movie.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much consumerism
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age 18+

Common Sense missed the mark again

It was just okay. But the amount of cleavage displayed by "Mom" was very disappointing. I check out potential movies to watch on Common Sense Media specifically to avoid this sort of thing.

This title has:

Too much sex
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