Palm Springs

Movie review by Barbara Shulgasser-Parker, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Couple is stuck in a time loop; sex, drugs, language.

R 2020 90 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 9 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 18+

Fun except for

Poor taste. Just about ruined the movie. Got too dark for what it is. Scenes thrown in for what seems like shock value, such as different sexual escapades and openly talking about casual sex with just about every character as blandly as one would describe brushing teeth. Also thought it was in extreme poor taste to involve a confrontation with a police officer at all and on two separate times it is mentioned “nothing worse than dying slowly in an ICU”. Why go there? I’m not saying the movie shouldn’t be serious at times, there are certainly heavy themes that go along with the plot, and make you think, but again why take it to such extremes? It would of been more balanced with more fun and light heartedness, where the characters kind of let go, such as how they went dancing into a bar in full musical mode and “played” with the day. That was all vastly unexplored territory that could of made this movie much more appealing and not so over the top with its self indulgence and almost nihilistic tones. In other words a solid 3 stars but they took it too far. 18 and over. Definitely

This title has:

Too much sex
age 10+

Very Good For Anyone 10+

I think it is a good film for children 10 and over with super vision by a trusted Adult or older Brother/Sister by the age of 14 or older. I think anyone in the family can enjoy this movie not mater what age. I highly recommend this movie.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much swearing

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