King Kong (1933)

Movie review by Charles Cassady Jr., Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Violent but beloved old-school monster movie.

NR 1933 100 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 9 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 28 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 10+

Great family movie.

There's a lot of action but it's not graphic at all

This title has:

Great messages
age 14+

Very amazing!

Pg-13: destruction and some violence

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