Jaws 2

Movie review by Brian Costello, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Unnecessary sequel has less plot, more peril and violence.

PG 1978 117 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 10 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 25 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 13+
Intense good violent ok mate I now a ton of people are saying jaws 4is so bad well no it’s not 3 is the bad one violence 6%10 something is found dead cut open someone eaten then someone else exploded and shark burned shark also elecrucuuted as the first one I now there’s moderate language but I can’t remember the words my next review will be for the birds thanks for reading my review
age 11+

not as good as the 1st, but worth it.

the movie has a lot more kissing then the 1st. this one takes place after the shark chief Brody killed in "JAWS" but it starts off with a off screen kill and then another. The other death is very unbelievable, but, the scene first starts off with to teens being horny and kissing. Then it shows people about to get eaten by the shark, but it goes for the speed boat. when it does, it kills the lady on the ski, and eats her. when the person who is driving the boat notice's she is gone, she stops to check. then see's the shark and grabs a flare gun. she shoots the shark, but all it did was blow the ship up and burn the shark's face. also killing her. and then the movie gets even more kills, and teens die and stuff. this movie is full of violence.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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