Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie

Movie review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 7+

Long-awaited sequel sends Arnold on quest to find parents.

NR 2017 81 minutes

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 18+

Rip off of Jungle Book

Rip off of Jungle Book and there’s no Garfield
age 5+

Kung Fu Panda copy has violence, some name-calling.

The quality of the computer animation isn't the worst, but it certainly isn't the best. For families who have not seen Kung Fu Panda or Kung Fu Panda 2, your best bet is avoiding this movie and going straight to the original source. Although some recognizable talent (Jon Heder, Tom Arnold, Rebecca Black, Michael Clarke Duncan) lent their voices to this Chinese computer-animated feature, the bottom line is that the similarities between this movie and Kung Fu Panda are too numerous to be ignored. Furthermore, some of the voicings of the other characters (for instance, Biggie) are potentially annoying. Families familiar with Kung Fu Panda can expect to have a field day pointing out all these similarities, and it just might be more entertaining than the actual movie.

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