John Wick

Movie review by S. Jhoanna Robledo, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Action film is stylish, entertaining but extremely violent.

R 2014 101 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 36 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 138 reviews

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age 17+

A bit predictable, but still a fun ride

A film that is both entertaining, stilted, charming, and egregiously violent. It is a mixed bag. I found the dialogue incredibly slow, predictable, and uninspiring. The action sequences are well choreographed, interesting, and fun to watch. Keanu lights up the screen and Willem Dafoe...Dafoe's it and you want to keep watching. I cannot speak for Keanu's Russian but it definitely does not portray the Russian mafia kindly, but it does not seem anyone will lose sleep over that. I wanted to see more of Palicki, Leguizamo and the always delightful Ian McShane.
age 13+

the kids will love it. the parents will hate it.

first of all, i admit, this film is super violent with a lot of blood 'head shots' and a few stabbings. After 15 mins this film is non stop violent but the reason i think it should be 13 is because its something to get used to after a while and if you forget the violence you'll find out that it is SUPER entertainng and very fun to watch. the kids would love it.

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Too much violence

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