The Seeker

Movie review by Carrie R. Wheadon, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Disappointing adaptation of a great kids' book.

PG 2007 94 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 9 reviews

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age 13+

Thankful for Common Sense Media!

I am so thankful for Common Sense Media and other parents taking time to write reviews! I checked this movie out from my library and then decided I should look it up. Most of the reviews said it was all right, but I read one about two cops turning into crows and attacking a boy. I decided to preview this on the movie. I only watched this one part it was about two minutes but it was scary! Granted I don't like scary movies at all, but their eyes turned black and their teeth grew and their hands changed into claws. I think it would have given my 10 and 11 year old nightmares. I didn't watch the rest of the movie but if your kids get scared easily don't watch this movie.
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Not for those under 13!

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