The Incredible Hulk

Movie review by James Rocchi, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Bloodier action than other comic book adventures.

PG-13 2008 114 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 30 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 123 reviews

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age 12+

This title has:

Too much violence
age 13+

Decent movie

Decent movie with great graphics. The plot is a little confusing at times and I don’t think younger kids would be able to easily follow along. I think the scene at 1:02:00 is very unnecessary. Why put a physically explicit scene in a superhero movie?? The violence was probably the most graphic out of all of the Marvel movies, so be aware. There are also many swear words. I think 13+ or a mature 12 year old is ok. I recommend just skipping over the explicit scene entirely.

This title has:

Too much violence

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