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

age 17+

Well-acted war drama is too intense for kids.

R 2009 120 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 6 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 15+

Great Movie, but really scary moments.

This movie was beautifully acted by all of the main roles but is definitely not for kids. There is strong violence though most of it isn't directly seen on camera, as an example a man has to kill to live but that seen isn't seen in detail, so not really actually that violent, but it makes up for it in frequent swearing "f--k" ( sexual and non-sexual) and cigarette and alcohol use of which there is plenty. Though this is a brilliant drama, it should be strictly 15+.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 16+

Brothers Just fine Movie!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Brothers was kindoff good and disturbing for Teens under 16. Brothers was Just fine. I give Brothers 3 out of 5 stars and I RATE Brothers AGE: 16+. I Still Recommend Brothers Though!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence

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