Once Upon a Time in America

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

age 18+

Complex gangster epic has strong violence, sex.

R 1984 251 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 11 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 18+

Hope it was only once

There were good actors in it but they got dragged through the mud and filth of sexual abuse, murder, brutality, juvenile crime, theft, anti-semitism, drugs, fornication. Not a good movie for any age.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 14+

Disgusting horrible anti women

This movie honesty made me sick to my stomach degradation of women throughout horrific graphic unnecessary rape of a woman in the back seat of a car drawn out for at least 5 minutes I hated this movie and as far as I'm concerned I wouldn't recommend it to anyone men seem to enjoy watching the rapes of women in movies and these sick directors know this

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex

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