Paul

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

age 17+

Cheerfully dumb sci-fi comedy has sex, drug humor.

R 2011 104 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 31 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 81 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 18+

Not a kids movie!

Very inappropriate and terrible. Don't recommend this to kids, as it has lots of drugs, sex, nudity, and profanity.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
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age 12+

Way better then this makes it out to be

First of I was looking at the reviews trying to see if this was an appropriate thing to watch with my mother. I read every review on the parent guide and they made it sound way worse then it is. Yes, there is cursing but it's really not that bad or that noticable. Yes, they do poke fun at christianity but again it's more on the funny scale and its definitly not enough to offend. I am a christian myself and I just thought it was funny. I also heard people saying it was really sexual , it's really not. Its definitly not as bad as other R comedy's I've seen. Overall it was a pretty good movie thought. It had a lot of funny moments without it being to stupid. The cast was great and I enjoyed seeing them all in this movie. If your kid can handle mature stuff I would definitely recommend.

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