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

age 17+

Bloody sports dramedy about brutal life of hockey enforcer.

R 2012 91 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 14 reviews

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age 16+

Goon is Great

I really enjoyed this, way more than I thought. I'm not sure if I love the message of "do what you do best" even if it's getting punched in the face, but Sean Scott brings great tenderness and likability to his character; Kind of a butt kicking Forrest Gump. Lot s of gross splattering blood and brutal hand to hand fights, as well as several cocaine references and some sexualized nudity and tons of profanity and suggestive dialogue. Through that all though, the film manages to have heart and you really feel for the character and his makeshift family

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