Assassination Nation

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

age 17+

Brutal, violent, intense dark satire about human hysteria.

R 2018 110 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 7 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 15+

assassination nation is good for mature 15+ year olds

To me, assassination is a movie about the dangers of social media if you would let your kids watch it discuss to them whats happening throughout the movie. assassination nation is a movie about violence, sexual content, lots of language, picture nudity, and gore overall the rape jokes and the oral sex parts are the only bad things in the movie if you like action movies with blood sprays and gore and suspense you should totally watch it but if your kids is mature not to do the things that are done in this movie they must be ok but parents its totally your decision to if you want your kids to watch it

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
age 15+

very good little voilent but less than the purge

This film had a great positive message and was amazing right for any 15 year old with good message about social media safety but it's curse more than violence

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
Too much swearing

Movie Details

  • In theaters: September 21, 2018
  • On DVD or streaming: December 17, 2018
  • Cast: Odessa Young, Bill Skarsgård, Suki Waterhouse
  • Director: Sam Levinson
  • Studio: Neon
  • Genre: Comedy
  • Run time: 110 minutes
  • MPAA rating: R
  • MPAA explanation: disturbing bloody violence, strong sexual material including menace, pervasive language, and for drug and alcohol use - all involving teens
  • Last updated: March 31, 2022

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