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

age 8+

America's favorite Great Dane is more "O.C." than "Lassie."

PG 2010 87 minutes

Parents say

age 6+

Based on 19 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 39 reviews

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age 2+

Horrible movie

The worst kids movie I have ever been forced to watch. My son is almost 2 and doesn’t get scared so age rating doesn’t concern us. He moderately enjoyed it since it has dogs in it but got bored 30 minutes in (he will watch full movies if he likes them). For me it was a horrible experience, my husband turned it on and it’s worse animation than there was in the 90s. It doesn’t teach anything positive, full of bad stereotypes the really the biggest thing was it literally hurt my eyes to watch it. Jokes aren’t funny, please don’t watch this movie.

This title has:

Too much consumerism
age 9+

Too scary for littles

Great messages but my 6yo was in tears and even the 9yo found the scene where Marmaduke & his friend are in real peril. Would b good for older or less sensitive kids. No idea why CSM rated violence so low.....

This title has:

Too much violence

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