Movie review by Charles Cassady Jr., Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

First Michael Myers slasher fest has violence, sex.

R 1978 93 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 64 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 231 reviews

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age 13+

Pretty good, some nudity

This movie is a classic horror slasher. I watched this when I was 13, and didn’t find it that scary or inappropriate. Some violence and nudity though.

This title has:

Great role models
Too much sex
age 12+

Good film, not gory

A few points from me a. Laurie Strode is an amazing role model as she always tries to protect the kids shes babysitting. b. The film mainly uses music and stalking to create suspense c. The film has One sex scene with no nudity and then a scene where a girl shows her breasts. d. The film isn't gory, the deaths usually use strangulation and as so there is little to no blood

This title has:

Great role models

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