It's Complicated

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

age 16+

Parents will dig this over-50 romcom, but kids won't.

R 2009 119 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 15 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 14+

Funny Middle Aged

Pretty wholesome rated R movie. For a comedy it doesn't have the happiest ending, but there are plenty of laughs along. I talked to some other parents who let their kids watch it and they loved it. I feel that my kids (10 and 10) are too young and would not enjoy it anyway.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 14+

Not so funny

This was suppose to be a romantic comedy but it really wasn't as funny as I thought it would be. There was a lot of sexuality. Lots of sex scenes. They never really did show people actually having sex. Just before and after they did. One depict of a man's but. Now this why this movie is rated R. In one scene, a man is shown with marijuana and tries to get someone to smoke it. Next, the girl is shown with the pot before it is smoked, but says she smoked it, that she was high, and it was strong. Next, the two people are shown smoking pot. Then, they are again shown smoking pot. Then a man walks in and he smokes the pot.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
Great messages
Great role models

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