Cheaper by the Dozen (1950)

Movie review by Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Old-fashioned upbeat family comedy with sad ending.

NR 1950 86 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 3 reviews

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age 11+

We liked it but...

There was a bit too much of the coming of age rebellion - being boy crazy, dressing for peer acceptance - and it was a bit risque in parts. Some of the language from the 'dating' period was too fresh and flip - But as a whole it was a good movie and the kids liked it - but the end was a bit depressing for the kids and opened a whole discussion about death and the kids were bothered by it. But how the family teamed together was hopeful and inspiring.

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Too much sex
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