Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising

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

age 17+

Big laughs & socially aware themes, but still crass, crude.

R 2016 92 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 9 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 16 reviews

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age 16+

It strains under the previous movies, but is still can manage to entertain!

I am not going to lie here, this movie knows how to go all out with its R-rating, and I respect that!! It totally knows how to use every foul language, drugs, inappropriate content, and things that aren’t meant for young kids, respect. This movie does fall short, and the b of way is the part way. Like, the trailer depicted this movie to be intense with the partying but for the most part it was a PG-13 type of partying, not the R-rated partying that the predecessors had, but still entertained me. I felt like this sequel was a bit unnecessary in more than way, but at the same time, I loved seeing the old gang come back together for more laughs. This movie knows how to have fun and go all out with what they had. It manages to have fun, and have some good time with itself. The big thing out of this movie was: Zac Efron. He is sexy with his shirt off (not gay, I promise), and he is such an immature little character in this movie that I just love his character. He is the best part of the movie any day and fuck it: we need a sequel for this called Neighbors 3: Teddy’s Day. I would go see that movie in a heart beat. PEIROD! The predecessor for the film was better with its rocking party, and this one got more laughs, but this one definitely held back on partying hard. I mean, c’mon: those were PG-13 partying in more than three ways!! In the end, it manages to get laughs and makes me enjoy myself in the end. It maintains a decent enough plot in a romping comedy movie that is actually good!!!

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
age 2+

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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