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District 13: Ultimatum

By Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 16+

Over-the-top French action entertains despite big violence.

Movie R 2010 101 minutes
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Community Reviews

age 15+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 15+

Entertaining sequel is still adrenaline-feuled fun!

With plenty of action, suspense, and humor, this is a fun action film for all! I love that the two leads are the same as the first (that doesn't always happen). Parents: There is plenty of action violence, though not a lot of blood, some nudity and language. Bottom Line: A good movie, but most likely save it as back-up. Thanks for reading! - Movie Man

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
age 14+
Love itt !!!!! looks like big hitt of 2010

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (2):
Kids say (1):

A sequel to 2004's District B13, DISTRICT 13: ULTIMATUM certainly isn't perfect. It isn't as slick or clean as its predecessor, and it stumbles a few times over the political axe it wishes to grind. And even though its heart seems to be in the right place, it uses some cartoonish stereotypes that don't seem to mix with its political ideas.

Moreover, the violence is extreme, especially in the depiction of the crime-ridden, walled-off district. But even if the martial arts and "parkour" moves seem a bit more forced this time around, they're still dazzling and exciting, and the movie manages to move briskly and cheerfully through its running time. Overall, it's solid, B-level popcorn entertainment.

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