Good Boys

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Exceedingly raunchy comedy has heart, but it's not for kids.

R 2019 89 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 69 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 124 reviews

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age 14+

Friendship.

I love this movie,but it’s super inappropriate! EVREY single scene is inappropriate.12 Year olds drink beer,12 Year olds watch pornography,drugs including Cocaine and Molly.12 Year olds play with sex toys,a sex swing,and a sex doll.they go to a kissing party and play spin the bottle and they skip classes and they pull out a tampon and steal,shoot with paint ball guns,and disrespect parents,with a few important messages,but I say 14+😌

This title has:

Great messages
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 16+

Feels exploitative of the young actors.

I'm neither a parent nor a kid--I'm 22 and watched this with my girlfriend (23). I have no issue with sexual subject matter in and of itself, I just think the actors were too young to be performing it and it feels very gross to watch for that reason. We had to stop halfway through. I would assess based on my personal experience that 16 is old enough to understand the adult humour and possibly have a chat with a parent about the ethics of this film being made.

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