Heat (1995)

Movie review by Barbara Shulgasser-Parker, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Criminal, police face off in bloody '90s action-adventure.

R 1995 172 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 11 reviews

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age 13+

Excellent movie, ignore Barbara's (reviewer) review...

Amazing movie. Excellent amount of details, world building, multiple great action sequences with slow build drama & suspense between. Very accurate on military-style tactics. Movie focuses on a cop and a criminal, both are the best at what they do. Seminal movie, became an instant classic when it was released. Highly recommend it. Definitely ignore the baseless 2-star review from Common Sense Media's Barbara (reviewer), apparently she doesn't like well made, tense movies that go on to influence a generation of film-making.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 2+

Michael Manns best

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing

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