Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Sweet fish-out-of-water story about friendship, adventure.

PG 2021 95 minutes

Parents say

age 6+

Based on 51 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 117 reviews

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age 6+

First Pixar Disappointment

I was shocked. The lessons from this movie: Do not listen to your parents. Ignore dangers. When you do, great things will happen. We couldn't even finish it.
6 people found this helpful.
age 10+

Teaches kids to lie and do dangerous stuff

This movie has cute animation and an entertaining enough story line. However it is a dangerous movie I my opinion. One character teaches Luca to tell that little voice in his head “Silencio” when he is afraid to do something obviously dangerous. I think it is teaching little kids to ignore their survival instincts. Parents in this movie are loud, yelling, rage monsters that don’t listen to a thing their kid says. Luca lies and sneaks off, and eventually runs away because his parents are IDIOTS, and at the end of the story it turns out the kid was right and gets his dream, with no consequence. Bad moral of the story for such a young audience. And the antagonist in the story is a bully 16 year old that pushes everyone around, smacks his friends and eventually tries to straight up murder Luca. Not a fan.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much consumerism
5 people found this helpful.

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