Edge of Darkness

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

age 18+

Violent, convoluted conspiracy thriller isn't for families.

R 2010 117 minutes

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 7 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 16+

Grim thriller too violent and intense for kids

This is a very violent, very dark, yet well-made thriller. My only problem with it as it didn't seem epic enough for Mel Gibson's comeback. Parents: This is a very violent and dark movie with shocking, sudden acts of very bloody violence. This is no happy tale. There's also language. Bottom Line: In the end, you don't really feel satisfied, or that happy, but you may be able to think back and appreciate some really well shot scenes. Thanks for reading! - Movie Man

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing
age 17+

Great movie for adults, not a good movie for kids!!!

Not for kids 17 or younger. A very good adult movie. Mel Gibson does a great job and I was interested all the way till the very end. Strong language, violent, and has both postive and negative messages.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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