Movie review by Cynthia Fuchs, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Dragon fantasy falls flat, but kids won't care.

PG 2006 104 minutes

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 63 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 121 reviews

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age 8+


I've never read the book (or any of the Inheritance books), but my sister loves them. I really enjoyed the movie and hope make an Eldest, Brisngr and Inheritance movie in the upcoming years.

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Too much violence
age 12+

Good, but violent.

This movie has many messages, like teamwork, friendship, and sticking together. But there is also a lot of violence. Beheadings, bloody images and some little gore. Shouldn't be a PG-rated film, but PG-13.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence

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