Moonstruck

Movie review by S. Jhoanna Robledo, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Award-winning '80s romcom has some mature themes.

PG 1987 102 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 10+

Sex: 8/10, Violence: 2/10, Language: 4/10, Drinking: 4/10

Sex: There is one heavy kissing scene that I would almost call a makeout scene. A man pulls a woman off of a chair and kisses her heavily in his kitchen for a few seconds. She eventually pulls away and gets nervous, but then jumps right back at him. This whole time you can tell they are french kissing because their lips don't even move that much. *A man carries a woman to his bed and throws her down. They talk to each other and use sexual phrases such as "Leave nothing but the skin over my bones" and "Take that revenge out on me". *A man tries to kiss a woman, but she pulls away and reminds him she is just going on a simple date with him. *A young man walks and older woman home and tells her that she could come to his apartment, but she refuses. They kiss each other on the cheek. *Three couples in this movie cheat on each other, which includes sex, kissing, dating and avoiding telling their spouse. *There are a few breif kissing scenes in the movie other than the heavier ones, but they aren't that long. (NOTE: Most of the sexual scenes are with Cher and Nicholas, and the whole time Cher is engaged to another man). --- Violence: *A man threatens to kill himself with a kinfie while he yells and knocks down things. *A woman slaps a man acros the face two times and then yells at him. *A man knocks over a table after a fighting scene and he pulls a woman off of a chair fairly hard. *Some fighting scenes and mentions of death. --- Language: One or two uses of s**t, one use of b*tch and a few milder things. --- Drinking: *The Italians have wine and other drinks, but they drink with responsability and they never get drunk or use alchohal in a bad way. There is pretty much no smoking and absolutly no drugs at all.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
1 person found this helpful.
age 11+

A Lovely Movie (but. . .TW)

Sex: 4/10--An engaged woman cheats with her fiance's brother, a short sex scene and implied sex scene, an older man cheats on his wife and she, in turn, cheats on him. A professor attempts multiple times to get with his student. Violence: 2/10--A man loses most of his hand in an accident, threatens to commit suicide, is slapped in the face several times Swearing: 2/10--It is kept to a minimum most of the time, some words like slut and prostitute Drinking: 6/10--Scenes take place in a bar, celebratory champagne, wine and champagne in restaurants

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