Holes

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

age 10+

Great movie respects its audience's intelligence.

PG 2003 111 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 36 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 91 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 14+

Violence, Bullying

Viewing of innocent man being shot, youth hits adult upside head with shovel, slapping with snake venom and portrayal of subsequent infection. Adult aims gun in direction of innocent youth. Much bullying among teenage detainees not appropriate for children younger than teenagers. Torching of a school; virtuous teacher responds by leading a life of crime.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much violence
age 7+

Amazing Film

This is one of the best family movies I have ever watched with my children! I have a 11 year old and a 7 year old and they both loved this film! There is a little violence but nothing to bad/ harmful! Good movie for all the family!

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

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