Dumb and Dumber

Movie review by Scott G. Mignola, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

The caviar of low-brow, gross-out comedy.

PG-13 1994 106 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 39 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 106 reviews

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age 15+

seabass makes it 15+

the concept is very slapstick but the Cam Neely scene makes it instantly more adult themed. I let my kids watch more PG-13 movies than most. A few bad words, fine but I draw the line at mature sexual situations.

This title has:

Too much sex
1 person found this helpful.
age 17+


I watched this before my son, just by chance, I'm so glad I did there are a couple of scenes that are simply should be R rated

This title has:

Too much sex
1 person found this helpful.

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