Ghostbusters II

Movie review by Colette DeDonato, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Slime-soaked sequel has violence, cursing.

PG 1989 110 minutes

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 14 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 29 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 11+

Dark and spooky

(Written by 8yo boy) - Intense, not very funny but still kind of cool. This movie is not as creepy as the first one. But still somewhat. And in this one there actually is a ghost trying to kidnap a baby. Some parts are weird for Ghostbusters -- like they go to jail. Don't be disappointed but the most popular character - the Stay Puft marshmallow man is not in it. Not many boring scenes but if your kid is 11, 12 or maybe even 10 they will enjoy this
age 11+

More family-friendly than the first.

There’s still PG language though! A good movie; not as good as the first, but still good.

This title has:

Too much swearing

Movie Details

Our Editors Recommend

For kids who love ghosts and New York

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