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Parent reviews for Boy Genius

Common Sense says

Gifted-kid comedy has charming cast, lightweight plot.
Based on our expert review

Parents say

age 11+
Based on 3 reviews

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Parent of a 9 year old Written bychiaramc November 2, 2019

Weird combination of goofiness and mature themes

I was surprised at the way there are goofy imagination scenes and fun silliness that is great for 9-11 year olds, but content that is not at all appropriate. There is substantial discussion of weed and characters even give Emmett weed granola bars. We turned it off because we didn’t want any more exposure for our ten year old.

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Parent of a 12 year old Written bySamuel21 September 24, 2019
Adult Written bySydneybmail September 18, 2019

Finally, a sweet and smart movie for the whole family

This movie is a charmer. Funny, smart and endearing-a film that you can play for the whole family. The story is about an engaging 12 year old boy genius named Emmett who must help solve a mystery at his school to help his brother. But more than that it is a joyous window into the life of Emmett. Lots of great themes of friendship and family are included in this wistful and fanciful gem!

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