Benji Off the Leash

Movie review by Nell Minow, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Charming movie featuring an adorable dog.

PG 2004 100 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 10+

Benji Off The Leash

I didn’t like how animals were treated in this movie, there are some fun parts I enjoyed as a kid, but I didn’t like how the stepfather abused the animals, the boy, and his mother. The movie would be better without the stepfather.

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Too much violence
age 7+
A cute film, but it depicts abuse to animals and people. There is little to offend here. But remain cautious with younger kids.

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