Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Smart, exciting sci-fi tale has violence, sex, and drugs.

R 2012 118 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 15 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 37 reviews

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age 18+

Absolutely not a kids' movie

I watched this at age 11 with my cousins in the theater. I was scared and left with my aunt. It was because of the bloody violence. Definitely don't recommend to under 17, maybe even 18. I believe there were a lot of F-bombs and S-words, which is normal for an R-rated film.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing
age 18+


Boring story line with adult content throughout.

This title has:

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

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