Ace Ventura: Pet Detective

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

age 14+

Dumb '90s comedy full of gross-out humor, profanity, sex.

PG-13 1994 87 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 40 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 78 reviews

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age 5+

These days people are just Weak

A long time favorite of mine and one of many great films I didn't helicopter parent my child from. Highly suggest this movie if you actually have a sense of humor & don't just claim to have one. Heck if you take anything from this it should be to be kind to animals or ya know just enjoy the movie

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age 13+

Surprisingly Raunchy for It's Rating

Unless your children are still at that blissfully naive stage, you will have some explaining and/or very awkward moments throughout.

This title has:

Too much sex

Movie Details

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