My Little Pony: Equestria Girls

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Ponies turn into teens in cute but highly commercial 'toon.

NR 2013 72 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 13 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 38 reviews

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age 18+
There wasn't an option to select "no age"... So disappointing to see cartoons made nowadays with impossible body types for girls to normalize. Why are these girls stick thin, with tiny waists, wearing short skirts? Isn't the show supposed to be about friendship and be empowering? I hate for my girls to see these depictions.
age 13+

One of the Best movies I watched and teaches you Good meaning to how to control your anger and keeping your friends safe

I recommend you let your children watching this with them seeing how they grow up to be more understanding of they feel so In my opinion is a wonderful movie to watch all over again.

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