Master of Disguise

Movie review by Nell Minow, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

A messy disappointment for Dana Carvey fans.

PG 2002 80 minutes

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 17 reviews

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age 9+

Skip This Movie

Don't let your kids watch this movie! It is excruciatingly bad. There are many, many inappropriate jokes. Even though a young kid might think some of the slapstick is funny, the inappropriateness outweighs any value. Women are objectified in this movie, especially their large backsides. There are juvenile sexual innuendos throughout. Italians are portrayed badly- the main character's name is actually "Pistachio." The storyline doesn't make any sense. There are no positive role models. Skip this vulgar, unfunny movie.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
2 people found this helpful.
age 8+

It should be placed on a pedestal near other classics such as Airplane

While this movie was, to me, as funny as other comedy classics full of slap-stick such as Airplane, it takes its humor in a different direction. This movie is full of sight gags as well as various toilet-humor (but not too much-the main villain has a farting issue). I have seen this movie numerous times and i can't recommend it enough. If you have enough intelligence to fully appreciate satire, you'll love this film. If you don't... well, there's always cartoons.

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