Frequency

Movie review by Nell Minow, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Scary, tense, grisly mystery-thriller.

PG-13 2000 118 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 9 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 10 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 14+

What parents need to know

While this film has some positive messages about father and son relationships, there are a few things that may not be appropriate for younger viewers. There is talk of sexual assault, photos of dead females, one scene where the father finds a dead nurse with her blouse torn open and her bra explosed, and a scene with a close-up of a man getting his hand blown off with a shotgun. There is also a scene where the young son finds the perp on top of his mother in bed, pinning her down. In addition to violence there is also some adult language. The sexual violence is mostly inferred and not directly shown.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much violence
2 people found this helpful.
age 10+

My favourite non-animated movie

I think this movie is a very good movie and any kid 11 and up should be able to and should watch it. This movie makes you think ahead and plan to find out what happens. The ending is very interesting and I’m not going to spoil it so you can watch this movie as well and enjoy hopefully as much as I did. This movie is AMAZING!!!!!!!!!!!!!! At some points it is emotional but even has some funny part... IT HAS EVERYTHING. Would recommend to everyone.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
1 person found this helpful.

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