There's Something About Mary

Movie review by Heather Boerner, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Farrelly bros' classic is full of gross-out laughs.

R 1998 119 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 9 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 21 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 13+

haha

Violence 2.5/5 Sex 4.5/5 Language 5/5 Drinking/Drugs/Smoking 3/5

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 14+

This title has:

Too much sex

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