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

age 10+

Funny but formulaic action comedy has violence, language.

PG-13 2020 99 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 36 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 50 reviews

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age 16+

Many adult themes/language throughout

Very dissapointed with this movie. It seemed like it had so much potential but unfortunately its difficult a family film without an agenda. So many innuendos and because they were same sex they're "okay." It has no place in a kids movie even if it's men sexualizing men?

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
2 people found this helpful.
age 17+

Terrible messages

In an age where every 9 year old seems to have a smart phone, the 9 year female lead starts a secret relationship with a fully grown male behind her mother's back. She's shown sneaking out to meet him, video calling him secretly in her bedroom and generally wowing us with her superior intellect. We were extremely disturbed by the messages here that clearly showed that a young child is more savvy than her mother and knows how to distinguish a good guy from a predator. It's like a manual on how to actually get away with it. And of course in the movie it ends up with a happy ending, but real life is unfortunately far from this. Parents beware!

This title has:

Too much swearing
2 people found this helpful.

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