Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

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

age 10+

Powerful queens go to war in intense, dark fantasy sequel.

PG 2019 118 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 29 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 53 reviews

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age 9+

It satisfies enough...

A highly anticipated sequel to a great film. The film is done well and Jolie explores the protagonist's arc further. It is big and sweeping and expensive and fun to watch. Seeing more Maleficent's flying around satisfies the 9 year old in me that still hoped I could one day be gifted the gift of flight.
age 10+
Even though Maleficient cursed the ruler of another kingdom and was killed by an iron arrow, all was well in the end. Prince Philip and Queen Aurora of the Moors got married. It was alright.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence

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