Mortal Kombat: The Movie

Movie review by Brian Costello, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Cheesy and very violent adaptation of '90s video game.

PG-13 1995 101 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 9 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 15+

Great watch.

Stays true to the spirit of the game based of with excellent fight sciens great music and good special effects a satisfying watch for anyone liked action with fitting story line.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
age 7+

Honestly, could let my little sister watch this

Violence 4.5/5 Yes, the movie is RELATIVELY VIOLENT, with the movie beginning with the murder of Liu Kangs brother by Shang Tsung, the main villain of this movie. The rest of the movie, however, contains mild violence which you would see in a spider man movie or a superman flick. Language 2/5 Mild Great Role models and messages 4/5 Kids will enjoy the action in this movie and the characters, especially liu Kang. His mission is to avenge the death of his brother and to save the world from enemies from outworld. I think kids with laugh at the jokes and will find Goro really freaky(in a good way) Consumerism 10/5 It’s literally based off a video game

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
Too much consumerism

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