Mrs. Doubtfire

Movie review by F. Faust, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

You'll laugh, you'll cry. Best divorce movie.

PG-13 1993 125 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 41 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 139 reviews

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age 9+

Great film for the family. Lots of positive messages.

Great film for the family. Robin Williams will make you a lot. Although it does have some adult themes including drinking and the rude finger. Like Normal not all kids will understand Robin Williams jokes. It has so many positive messages though.

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age 8+


This movie is hysterical! I watched it as a kid-obviously missing tons of the overtones and most jokes going way over my head. Now as an adult it is down right hilarious. Robin Williams and Sally Fields are beyond great in this movie. Its just a feel good comedy with some drama (the divorce) and tons and tons of laugh out loud moments. People are WAY too sensitive if they find this movie "offensive." Let your kids laugh and enjoy a good movie. They wont get half the jokes anyway! LOL. Watched this movie constantly as a young adult and now with my kids. Funny as hell.

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