Ice Age: Collision Course

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

age 6+

Fifth installment is fine but not-so-fresh prehistoric fun.

PG 2016 100 minutes

Parents say

age 6+

Based on 11 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 24 reviews

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age 5+

The Good and the Bad: You'll Probably Watch It Regardless of the Reviews

The Ice age series is an excellent work of animation. It is not only entertaining for kids but adults too. While it is an entertaining movie, there are some inappropriate parts. For example, Granny, Sid the sloth's grandma, is eaten by a dino at one point and sees the light when looking through its rear end. There are other instances of potty humor as well as themes like: -Evolution -Extinction via meteor shower -World Domination With this line of themes running in the film, there are some scenes younger viewers may find scary, such as where the characters are hunted by dinosaurs who used to live underground. Fortunately, it is not all bad. This film has a lot of humor, and it is action-packed. Furthermore, it keeps kids' attention and is an easy-to-follow storyline. The characters are absolutely loveable, and there is a real family first mentality among them as they stick together in their herd-family.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
age 7+

Best Ice Age Movie YET!

I like the new characters and conclusion. However, Manny and Ellie should have not been concerned about Julian because it's Peach's decision.

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