Movie review by Tracy Moore, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Extremely edgy comedy sends up gay best friend stereotypes.

R 2014 93 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 23 reviews

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age 10+

Good movie but nothing massive

Its an OK movie to watch, i enjoyed it and it kept me entertained but i didn't find anything about the story line so good. Was great acting though.

This title has:

Too much sex
age 12+

Homophobic site

I find it interesting that the age common sense gave this movie is 16, while the age given to Mean Girls is 14 even though GBF gives more positive messages, and is much more appropriate. Yes, there are two kissing scenes, but they are both 5 seconds long at most. The oy other thing I could think may bother parents is the mention of bj's and hj's which are both rather subtle, and the fact that several of the characters get drunk during a party scene. This movie gives messages regarding the acceptance of homosexuality, and flaws in popularity. Great movie. I encourage all parents to show it to their kids.

This title has:

Great messages

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