Night at the Museum

Movie review by Cynthia Fuchs, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 7+

Cute adventure; OK for tweens, but a little scary for kids.

PG 2006 100 minutes

Parents say

age 7+

Based on 62 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 118 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 10+

Good, but not great for smaller kids

Overall, funny. I wasn’t expecting some of the language since it wasn’t listed. (Ass, hell, and shit) so be advised. Some scenes were intense for younger audiences- t-Rex was scary for our 5 almost 6 year old. Loved that he became like a puppy though. The mummy was also another intense scene. Overall, some topics such as divorce, losing chronic jobs, stealing, intense scenes, and language can make it not appropriate for younger audiences. Otherwise, we loved the movie! I wanted to review to warn other parents that are cautious about what their kiddos watch! Also, if your kiddos are intuitive- they may pick up on the fact that the fiancé and mother live together. It’s not said, but implied. There are no love scenes.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing
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age 7+

Great film for the entire family to enjoy

Wonderfull classic. Although some violence and mild scary scenes.

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