Dog

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
Dog Movie Poster

Common Sense says

age 13+

Charming stars can't rescue man-pup buddy flick; language.

PG-13 2022 101 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 13 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 24 reviews

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age 15+

Misleading preview! NOT a comedy! ZERO humor!

Way too many swear words to even count. Adult situations like 3-somes, smoking pot, going to murder someone with a pickax, suicide, how a military soldier "takes the easy way out" and the entire movie the main charter is just trying to get laid and constantly drinking whiskey from the bottle.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
14 people found this helpful.
age 13+

Very Good Film!!

I went to my local cinemas to view this film. I viewed it with my 13 year old son. We thoroughly enjoyed it, although there is few mild words, nothing too bad! Would recommend this film, it was quiet enjoyable!! In fact I will be taking my son again, accompanied by his friends. Thankyou for this film!! 😁

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
3 people found this helpful.

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