Yes Day

Movie review by Jennifer Green, Common Sense Media
Yes Day Poster Image

Common Sense says

age 8+

Book-based family comedy mixes silly fun, positive messages.

PG 2021 129 minutes

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 26 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 68 reviews

Did we miss something on diversity?

Research shows a connection between kids' healthy self-esteem and positive portrayals in media. That's why we've added a new "Diverse Representations" section to our reviews that will be rolling out on an ongoing basis. You can help us help kids by suggesting a diversity update.

A Lot or a Little?

The parents' guide to what's in this movie.

Stands out for and .

Community Reviews

age 10+

Not for kids under 8

Had to deal with a kid completely inconsolable because the daycare that she goes to decided to watch this movie today. She came home asking for a Yes Day, and at least I knew enough to say no that isn't a real thing. So she went to her room and started crying because she wanted a Yes Day so bad. She still struggles to understand that movies aren't real even though we've told her over and over again. Thank you for the other reviews because I was able to talk about it with her and point out that the purpose of the movie was to be nicer to parents and that the kids in that movie aren't very nice to their parents.
1 person found this helpful.
age 7+

Yes to Yes Day

I think the movie is really crazy but great.

This title has:

Great messages

Movie Details

Our Editors Recommend

Character Strengths

Find more movies that help kids build character.

  • Little boy whispering to a girl
    See all
  • Young girl staring at her dad
    See all

Themes & Topics

Browse titles with similar subject matter.

  • Cartoon picture of a book
    Book Characters
    See all
  • Cartoon picture of a sister and brother holding hands
    Brothers and Sisters
    See all

Common Sense Media's unbiased ratings are created by expert reviewers and aren't influenced by the product's creators or by any of our funders, affiliates, or partners.

See how we rate