47 Meters Down

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Bloody shark tale is extremely tense, gripping.

PG-13 2017 89 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 26 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 80 reviews

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age 18+

Don't do this ( dive in shark waters without a trained and properly outfitted crew !)

I am a trained Scuba diver and I would have taken one look at the boat and the equipment and said NO. The only really nice equipment were their masks. Those are really expensive. The tanks were small. The could not have held enough air to last that long, and at that depth it would have been cold. You have to know what to look for before you do anything like this ! One more thing trained divers have what is known as a Certification card or C-Card that must be shown before attempting any dive to any one that does not know you!
2 people found this helpful.
age 2+

One of the best thrillers I'd let my children watch

I have an 8 year old child along with an 11 year old child, both of them wanted to watch a "scary movie" with their mommy. I'm a very protective parent, I don't want my kids exposed to evil or anything to do with satan like the horror movies we have in theatres today. But this was almost a family-friendly thriller. They had you on the edge of the seat without being exposed to paranormal or satan or anything gory.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
2 people found this helpful.

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