Die Another Day

Movie review by Nell Minow, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Bond flick pushes the PG-13 limits.

PG-13 2002 132 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 30 reviews

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age 12+

The man with the beard

The final adventure of canonical James Bond books and films. Bond turns 77, and it's time to retire (although it's not mentioned in the film). Bond gets captured and gets a beautiful beard during the time of imprisonment. Then he get's back, and it's time for a new mission! Diamonds, gene therapy... it's one of the most complex Bond-stories ever, but often complained of being "silly". Well, this time they look further to the fantasy than ever before, but the film is still pretty balanced. It contains a lot of awesome references, and witty lines, like "Not for me", a reply to M after she has told Bond that the world has changed after 9/11. It's also worth mentioning that they saved the ornitologist-joke for this film, although Ian Fleming had used it already in Dr. No. This film is, in the end, worth of watching. Notes for parents: Usually sex is only implied in Bond-films, and nothing is shown. This time there's a scene that strongly implies sex, but no breasts and back are shown at all, luckily. Not really "too much sex", but I clicked that icon anyway.

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Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 10+

DANGER OF BRAIN DAMAGE!!!

It's like a videogame. All action and no plot. By the time you've finished watching it, you'll have lost brain cells. There will also be a large chance of hearing loss. The sex scene is explicit for an M-rated film, and the NSA agent is clearly seen having an orgasm.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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