Like Mike

Movie review by Nell Minow, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 7+

Lil Bow Wow in family-friendly fantasy.

PG 2002 100 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 10+

It was ok

This movie was ok. It had some parts that I was cringing at. There are a couple kids in the orphanage that are bullies and had several scenes with confrontation that seemed a bit tense for my five year old. My son also didn’t like the man who ran the orphanage. There was a scene where the kids taped him to a chair and left him and that was a bit much. There are also some scenes where the adult male talks about trying to be alone in a hotel room with a lady that I was hoping my kids didn’t pick up on because I wasn’t in the mood to have that conversation. I also wasn’t ready for some of the language. Damn and a few more words are used a couple times. I thought I heard the A word but not totally sure because I was making popcorn and was not going to rewind it to double check. My kids loved the basketball element of the movie and laughed at several parts.
age 18+

its about..young boy. ..dream..

this good..for our..chidren

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