Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Much better than the first; OK for tweens and up.

PG 2007 92 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 20 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 34 reviews

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age 10+

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age 8+

Fun for kids, younger won't get the jokes, nothing too bad for older kids either

Average film, fun for the teenagers who are obsessed with Marvel these days. Not much for adults, but this one seems markedly better than the first. Some comments on sexual content based upon other reviews: The scene where Jessica Alba loses all her clothes is not bad at all (and I tend to be very opposed to sexual content for youngsters). She falls to the ground, she's hidden by a crowd of people and you can only see a bit of her shoulders and back, and the camera doesn't linger. It's funny, and not too concerning. More concerning for young men is the scene in the club about 11.5 minutes into the movie or so. Revealing clothing, comments about exotic dancers, etc. Not a big deal, but if you're very sensitive, that scene doesn't really add anything to the movie and could easily be skipped or edited out. Self sacrifice, some good messages and teamwork throughout. Not great acting, so don't expect too much, and enjoy!

This title has:

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