Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers

Movie review by Jennifer Green, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Peril, cartoon violence in live-action/CGI buddy reboot.

NR 2022 97 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 14 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 29 reviews

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age 13+

Funny for parents not appropriate for kids

Great for parents that grew up in the 90's. I wouldn't recommend it for kids under the age of 13 because it's dark. Although dealing with cartoons it somehow is also dealing with drugs kidnapping/human trafficking the ugly side of child actors among other things. There is also a background joke with he-man and skelator that probably goes over kids heads but is inappropriate. Again for adults, I really liked it and thought it was creative, entertaining and funny, definitely shouldn't be marketed to children.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
3 people found this helpful.
age 9+

Actually a Family Movie! Very Clean!

I don't understand all the negative reviews. This movie had a lot of Easter eggs (like, a lot), mostly referring to either the cartoon or other Disney shows. It also had plenty of shameless promoting that was actually funny. The story was well done, and content was actually suited for families. If there were inside jokes, I missed them. If there was dark humor, I missed that too. As a parent, I look for those things, and just did not see it. My whole family enjoyed the movie, and we are an eclectic bunch. No one had ever seen Rescue Rangers before, but they enjoyed the humor, which was plentiful. I can only say that this is one of the truly family movies available today. There is no swearing, bloody violence, or innuendo (which is hard to find nowadays). Certainly much better than Multiverse of Madness for content and appropriateness!
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