Parents' Guide to

Baby Shark's Big Movie!

By Jennifer Borget, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 5+

Colorful animated musical has peril and frightening scenes.

Movie NR 2023 83 minutes
Baby Shark's Big Movie poster: colorful sea creatures

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age 2+

Based on 1 parent review

age 2+

IT WAS SO GOOD MY CHOLD LIVED IT AND THE SONGS WERE CATCHY AND IT SHARED A NICE MESSAGE WITH A GOOD LESSON

Is It Any Good?

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Baby Shark's Big Movie! offers fans of the TV series a longer adventure with catchy songs and a star-studded cast with guest voices like Lance Bass, Ashley Tisdale, and Cardi B. Unfortunately, that's where a lot of the positives end. The new music is okay but a lot less memorable than the iconic song.

The plot revolves around Baby Shark and his family moving to Chomp City, introducing new challenges as he navigates friendships. The story takes a slower and more mature format, potentially testing the patience of younger viewers. Additionally, Stariana's quest for world domination brings a new level of intensity and scares than the usual preschool audience might be accustomed to. Not to mention the villain bears a striking similarity to the main female villain in Trolls Band Together. This unfortunate resemblance makes her feel less unique. The movie's deviation from the familiar formula and the potentially frightening scenes might make it less enjoyable for some young audiences.

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