Isle of Dogs

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

age 11+

Wondrous, bittersweet, funny, edgy animated canine story.

PG-13 2018 101 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 41 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 63 reviews

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age 11+

A unique foray into dog films

A film that is technically very interesting, emotionally sucks you in and has enough snark that it may turn you off or bring you in closer, it just depends. The film combines language, message(s) and wraps itself tightly around "man's best friend" the dog and how integral they are to our identity as people. How we treat them and how deep those bonds are allow the audience to negotiate their proximity to the material.
age 10+

Weird in the best way.

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