Anomalisa

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

age 18+

Existential, pessimistic animated movie is not for kids.

R 2015 90 minutes

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 9 reviews

Kids say

age 16+

Based on 14 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 18+

Loneliness in stop-motion animation

This film goes for it. Depicting intense loneliness in stop-motion animation. The sexual scenes are intense and the depth of loneliness is striking. The film is especially suited to animation and exploits the medium to a satisfying narrative that only animation could pull off. The film does a great job of revealing a black and white, mundane, depressed world that surrounds and consumes the main protagonist, but where the brilliance comes is in the morning after as it all falls apart bit by bit.
age 18+

This title has:

Great messages
Too much sex
Too much swearing

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