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Parents' Guide to

Moon Man

By Barbara Shulgasser-Parker, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Quirky animated movie has positive messages, mild scares.

Movie NR 2012 95 minutes
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this movie.

Community Reviews

age 4+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 5+

Unnecessary sex scene

The movie is slow and kids were getting bored. But it was different and wantef the kids ro watch. However the sex scene of the president was inappropriate and unnecessary. Why do they have to incorporate sex in children movie. I see Tom and Jerey has too many scenes with women vreast and bra. Sickening. The morality of these producers are reprehensible. Keep sex off the kids and family movies.

This title has:

Too much sex
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age 2+

moon man moon man

can't you see? this movie is great

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (2 ):
Kids say: Not yet rated

There's much to love here, with a ghostly Moon Man who looks like Charlie Brown and acts like E.T. The messages of friendship, loyalty, and intellectual curiosity will be understood by kids of all ages, and the adults in their lives will enjoy coming along for the ride. The score by Eike Rosenfeld, Moritz Denis, and Tim Stanzel is as engaging and adorable as the animation. Wildlife peek through the vegetation and observe Moon Man in celebration of Earth's natural bounty and beauty. Younger kids may find some parts too intense and scary; they are likely to miss the innuendo in one scene (a woman unzips the president's space suit; the two of them disappear behind a partition, and the space suit is thrown over the partition), but parents should still be aware that it's there. Overall, this is a wonderful movie-night selection for families with tweens and up.

Movie Details

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