Hello, Dolly!

Movie review by Nell Minow, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Magical, old-fashioned musical still dazzles.

G 1969 146 minutes

Parents say

age 6+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 10 reviews

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age 8+

Good movie, little kids would probably get bored, some content not included in Common Sense rating.

I love this movie, but it has some flaws when we're talking age appropriateness. There are right dresses with cleavage showing. At one point Dolly is singing out her window and in her apartment in just lingerie. A guy climbs in his fiancee's window to take her away to elope. The whole point of the movie is a lady trying to marry a millionaire for his money because she's already married for love before. The Common Sense rating says there's no sexy stuff or violence but there's all of the above and a fight scene that takes place in a restaurant. I think this movie is great, I just want to be clear that the Common Sense rating isn't totally accurate.
age 6+

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