Monster High: Fright On!

Movie review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 7+

Toy-inspired movie has strong messages but iffy body images.

NR 2014 47 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 3 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 9+

Gang War and Racism in a kids show?! Surprisingly well done...

This series is VERY shallow most of the time, encouraging stereotypes and gender roles to the point of being painful. I would not recommend it for the most part. However 'Fright On' shows a very nice change of pace, flat out addressing racism and gang violence while still being appropriate for kids.

This title has:

Too much consumerism
age 7+

MONSTER HIGH fights against racism!

My daughter LOVES everything Monster High! Because of the way they look, I was a bit hesitant to allow them (we banned Bratz). However, this movie has a great message about inclusion, overcoming racism, and positive self-esteem. I agree that this would make a good weekly show!

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much consumerism

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