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

age 18+

WWII-set horror movie is ultra-gory but entertaining.

R 2018 109 minutes

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 12 reviews

Kids say

age 16+

Based on 9 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 18+

Should be watch by someone who is at least 18 years of age

If you consider the fact that this movie takes place during the eve of D-Day this movie have nonstop violence and not to mention this movie have monster, zombies, and some other shit that may leave a kid under the age of 18 either scared or having nightmares for a few weeks plus it got some scene that frightening to a younger child

This title has:

Too much violence
age 18+

It's prioritizing evil thats attrociusly bad

This title has:

Too much violence

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