Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

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

age 13+

Musical sequel is escapist fun; some innuendo, drinking.

PG-13 2018 114 minutes

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 20 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 53 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 15+

Mamma Mia

It was too sexy for my kids and way to old for them.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 11+

Great sequel

This is a worthy follow-up the original that further explores the world and develops the characters further. The performances are good and the singing even better. There is quite a bit of sexual innuendo, akin to the first film. Women are seen in tight and revealing clothing throughout the movie, in particular Young Donna, played excellently by Lily James who, in almost every single one of her scenes, is wearing inappropriate clothing. In the songs-"When I kissed a Teacher" and "Mamma Mia" she wears a striped, tight jumpsuit that emphasizes her hips, legs and buttocks and reveals cleavage and she wears incredibly skin tight pants that showcase her buttocks and hips and thighs which are seen to jiggle and shake when she's dancing respectively. Due to Lily James' voluptuous body her butt is focused on in many different shots during these songs and throughout the movie. Apart from Lily James' butt the rest of the movie is kid friendly but her bottom is simply too big to ignore when watching it.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much sex

Movie Details

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