Kicking & Screaming

Movie review by Cynthia Fuchs, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

This sometimes-obnoxious comedy is no Elf.

PG 2005 87 minutes

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 26 reviews

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age 7+

Hilarious Will Ferrell has done it again

2 uses of hell and 4 uses of ass
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age 10+

A Mess on and off the Field

The CSM review is spot on! This so-called comedy might have its laughs outnumbered by shockingly poor messages. When Mike Ditka is the moral barometer, you know it's going to sink low, again and again. The side plot about coffee is, much like the rest of the movie, very forced and borderline absurd. I'm not sure you can go 5 minutes in this film without a stereotype reinforcement or violence against kids. My son enjoyed the soccer scenes, but we found very few laughs in general.

This title has:

Too much consumerism

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