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Parent reviews for Back to School

Common Sense says

Classic '80s comedy has lots of profanity, innuendo.
Based on our expert review

Parents say

age 13+
Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 12+
Based on 1 review
Adult Written byLowe's man June 27, 2016

doesn't deliver

Although this movie isn't as innocent as one may remember (hence its PG-13 rating), the only problem areas are the occasional innuendos, brief nudity and mild, occasional profanity. The sexism, racism and homophobia are a reflection of when this movie was made. These are not the reasons why this movie is disappointing. It is because Rodney Dangerfield comes across as funny but not very smart and, hence, doesn't belong in college. That defeats the premise of this movie.