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

age 16+

Violent post-nuclear sci-fi is Orwellian.

R 2002 107 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 14 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 13+

Not a problem, except for the hokey face sliding off

Violence-7/10 Sex/Nudity-1/10 Language-4/10

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Too much violence

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