10 Things I Hate About You

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

age 14+

Engaging but edgy update of Taming of the Shrew.

PG-13 1999 100 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 25 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 96 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 12+

Great movie!

I love this movie! There’s quite a lot of sexual dialogue and some kissing, but there’s no actual sex scenes. There’s also a party scene with a lot of alcohol intake and a drunk scene but I think this move is good for mature tweens and any age above that!

This title has:

Great messages
Too much sex
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 16+

Too much mention of sex

The opening scene there is a teacher writing an erotica novel and the text she is writing is visible on the screen. Throughout the first ten minutes alone she mentions this novel and sexual terms. She also makes sexual comments towards the teens regarding their anatomy.

This title has:

Too much sex

Movie Details

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