Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Exceptionally scary flick is too intense for younger teens.

PG-13 2011 102 minutes

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Based on 55 reviews

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age 15+

One Of The Most Intense PG-13!! 15 or older

Insidious Is about a kid who supposedly falls into a coma, but they later find out that he is in another world. Pretty much the down under! Demons who realize he is not one of them go haunting trying to get his body. There Is ALOT of very scary jumpscares but it is a drama too there is no sexual content, or drinking, drugs, or smoking, just plain scary. Language Is Brief includes 1 f*ck some sh*t and others but overall good for kids who are ready but if you don't think they are ready then 15+
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Movie Details

  • In theaters: April 1, 2011
  • On DVD or streaming: July 12, 2011
  • Cast: Barbara Hershey, Patrick Wilson, Rose Byrne
  • Director: James Wan
  • Studio: FilmDistrict
  • Genre: Horror
  • Run time: 102 minutes
  • MPAA rating: PG-13
  • MPAA explanation: thematic material, violence, terror and frightening images, and brief strong language
  • Last updated: March 2, 2023

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