Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Violent but thoughtful thriller about the state of media.

R 2014 117 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 11 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 31 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 12+

Not as disturbing as other parents say

I feel like this movie is great for kids aged 12 and up. It is an amazing depiction of how media runs today and overall one of may favorite movies of all time. It is not disturbing at all like other parents say and overall totally fine for 12 year olds. I allowed my 12 and 10 year old to watch it and they were totally fine. I feel like Nightcrawler is good for mature 12 year olds and above because of the brief violence.

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age 16+
This doesn't have that many graphic scenes but the main character is very disturbing.

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