Barbie the Pearl Princess

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 5+

Rapunzel-like Barbie tale stresses fashion and appearance.

NR 2014 74 minutes

Parents say

age 4+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 2+

Waste of time. Would rather watch something decent.

This movie is a complete bore! Basically just a 90 minute Barbie ad. Shallow plot with even worse messages. Barbie just pretends to be a mermaid and tells kids about pink sparkly dolphins and tiaras. Her friends are pretty dumb and don't play a part in the "storyline " what so ever, and of course this isn't a Barbie movie without some weird rainbow puppies. My daughter leaned over and whispered " Can't Barbie do anything else but shop? " I think that Barbie can be used as a tool to teach girls confidence and imagination, but certainly not like this. PLEASE do not watch. It's really bad...
age 2+

This movie made me want to bash my head into the wall!

If you are ready for a full 90 minutes of stereotypical nonsense, then this movie is for you! It is basically about this dumb barbie flopping around and talking about fashion!

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much consumerism

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