Hedgehogs

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Animal comedy has positive messages but weak story.

PG 2017 96 minutes

Parents say

age 7+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 5+

Based on 6 reviews

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age 8+

Really messed up

Honestly with the pandemic going on right now in (2020) I thought it was incredibly messed up that Netflix posted this movie just the other day!!!!! I know the movie isn't from this year but it just rang really wrong with everything going on. Aside from that I agree with the kids reviews it kept changing scenes and the characters changed personalities and the pretty much only female character was lifeless and didn't add anything to the movie aside from the weird romance??? It felt like Bobby the main hedgehogs came out of nowhere and decided to defend this random hedgehog community he knew nothing about, fell in love with Rose after one day, and where did that one random kid who was defending the animals even come from? And the whole humans trying to kill of the animals in this weird colliseum "forest" because they are perceived to be the reason for the viral outbreak similar to what is going on now but then it is revealed by the leader of the human Hazmat team that it's not about a virus at all it's simply about money????? My mind was blown.
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age 7+

Best Movie Ever

Hedgehogs is a work of art. This movie is an inspiring coming of age story that all ages can enjoy. While all of the characters had unique backstories and personalities, one character stood out from the rest as the funniest, most lovable, and most poetic of them all. Hubert the bird was the glue that held the movie together. This movie changed my life. It is truly a work of art and certainly surpasses any Disney or Pixar movie. I hope to see a hedgehogs 2 coming soon to a theater near me.

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