First Blood

Movie review by Charles Cassady Jr., Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

First, most popular Rambo movie is bloody and violent.

R 1982 97 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 11 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 51 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 11+

Ok for mature kids

age 14+

A very good action movies for older kids

It is a great movie, with no sex or anything. There is some language but if your child can handle language, I wouldn't worry. In terms of violence, there is some blood mostly when he flashes back to Vietnam and it shows him being tortured, but most of it is just action and war violence. Rambo shows kids to always stand up for what is right, and to never give up.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
Too much swearing

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