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Batman vs Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

By Renee Schonfeld, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 12+

Nonstop fierce cartoon action with humor in crossover movie.

Movie PG-13 2019 87 minutes
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this movie.

Community Reviews

age 14+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 15+

Gave my 9 year old nightmares

Shurikens going into guy's heads, graphic violence, lots of blood. Not for kids. I'm returning the movie and getting a refund. Never thought I'd see an animated Nickelodeon Ninja Turtle movie that wasn't for kids. I'm very angry with this. This is a dark and gritty DC movie with Ninja Turtles added. Borderline R rating in my opinion. Watched this with my 2 teenagers, one of their friends, and my nine year old. One of the teenagers kept saying "this is a Nickelodeon movie" every time something happened that was way too graphic for kids. He said it about a dozen times.
age 18+

Best team up ever

it amazing.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (3 ):
Kids say (18 ):

Fusing the dazzling cartoon action of DC Comics heroes with the farcical teenage buffoonery of the four mutant ninja turtles successfully gives new life to both well-worn franchises. The animation in Batman vs Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is sharp. Performances are first-rate. There are multiple funny sequences that contrast the cartoon seriousness of Batman's steadiness with the TMNT's silliness. The story, which at first seems to head in one direction, gets side-tracked by bizarre skirmishes that let loose familiar villains in new forms. The result is an astonishing number of action set pieces, filled with an even more astonishing number of villains. So many bad guys with so much evil intent, it's hard to keep track. But we do. Gotham is saved. The enemies, while foiled, will no doubt return to wreak havoc in the next franchise adventure.

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