Hancock

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

age 13+

Has action, heart, but superhero is an alcoholic.

PG-13 2008 92 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 50 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 88 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 14+

Disappointing

The three lead actors and the storyline were the reasons we wanted to see the movie. But even these talented actors can’t make up for the script flaws. Disappointing on many levels. The “a” word was used over twenty times and other swear words were disbursed throughout the movie. The bad guy was not developed nor was the backstory between the two main characters. The backstory was told in a 5 min monologue. It almost seemed like an after thought to wrap things up. I wouldn’t recommend it. There are far better superhero movies and far better movies starring the super talented Wil Smith. Smith
age 13+

Sex

Not sure why the sexual rating is so low. They have a scene less than 20 minutes in where handcock is home having sex with a woman he met at a bar. There is a ton of moaning sounds and shaking of his home

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much sex

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