Four Christmases

Movie review by S. Jhoanna Robledo, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Holiday romcom is amiable but centers on family dysfunction.

PG-13 2008 89 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 21 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 18 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 13+

Love the movie not for kids.

I personally love the movie, but I would never let my kid watch it. A lot of sex references, a good amount of swearing, but as somebody else mentioned very early on in the movie he tells a kid his parents are Santa Claus.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
1 person found this helpful.
age 18+

Heads up - Spills the beans on Santa

This is not a kids movie. Definitely adult based humor and story line. The biggest thing for me as a parent is that this movie tells the truth about Santa.
1 person found this helpful.

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For kids who love romance and comedy

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