10,000 B.C.

Movie review by Cynthia Fuchs, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Violent, poorly conceived prehistoric action.

PG-13 2008 109 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 17 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 30 reviews

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age 13+

absurdly inaccurate historically

The story is entertaining but very misleading. It is yet another example of movie producers who know nothing about history or geography and don't bother to do their research first. For the journey to make sense you would have to believe that they traveled from Siberia thru Egypt down into central Africa and then back to Egypt. On foot. By the time they did all that walking they would be elderly men. The pyramids were built much later than 10,000 BC and they never had a huge solid gold cap. Kids will watch this and think it's reasonable to believe this is consistent with history. Movie writers should learn some elementary history and geography before writing such scripts.
age 14+

Nothing to shout about.

10,000 B.C. was just...ok. Not much to the plot, very predictable. But there's no sex or bad language, just some violence....not for younger children. Although I'm not sure teenagers would be interested either. Overall, it's a pass.

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Too much violence

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