For the Love of Benji

Movie review by Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 7+

Endearing '70s sequel finds the lovable dog in jeopardy.

G 1977 85 minutes

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age 8+

Cute doggie tale with some peril

Kids will like the cute dog elements of this story, however the plot around the scientists and international spies is confusing and hard to follow. These plot elements will likely go over children's heads. There are several scenes where Benji is shot at. Two people are held at gunpoint, including one child being held with a gun to her head, which may be frightening to young kids. This amount of peril surprised me for what I thought was just a fun movie about a dog.

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