Blast from the Past

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

age 13+

Fish-out-of-water comedy with some salty language.

PG-13 1999 112 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 12+

great late 90's movie.

great movie! the music in the movie is great like I see the sun when Adam is roller blading in the park. a movie mostly for tweens and teens and if there 12 and up its alright.

This title has:

Great messages
age 14+

Strongly suggest "mature" 14+ age limit.

I do not understand why there is a common sense age rating for 12 year olds. The film depicts an adult book store, a male prostitute dressed in drag, the term "getting" laid, and so on. Yes, children probably hear about this sort of thing at school, but viewing as a family film is not a place for my child do be exposed to these sort of things. I strongly suggest 14 and up, if you are a parent who feels these sort of situations are something you would not like exposing your "innocent" children to.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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