Colossal

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Amazing, quirky sci-fi movie has drinking, language.

R 2017 110 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 6 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 15+

Good for adults not kids

The preview makes it look funny which it starts out as, then it gets disturbing and deep. The R rating stands as correct.
age 15+

Just Under the Surface

There are some heavy themes lurking just underneath the surface. The antagonist/protagonist have an abusive relationship and that should be explained carefully. Issues with self esteem and how that motivates and drives the characters also manifest and offer an opportunity to explore those areas. Lots of material to discuss especially with daughters. Yes violence is scary but the psychological impact is much more significant.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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