Pee-wee's Playhouse Christmas Special

Movie review by Scott G. Mignola, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Bizarre humor, high-speed antics, non-stop fun!

NR 1988 48 minutes

Parents say

age 4+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 3 reviews

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age 4+

A holiday tradition at our house

OK, Pee Wee Herman is an acquired taste. But I think he's actually a great role model, because he basically is a 5-year old in an adult's body. He acts obnoxious and selfish, but in the end he sees why it's important to be kind, think of others' needs, etc. I think kids relate better to this than to getting a lecture from a parental stand-in. And the energy, art, music are really fun and engaging.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models
not rated for age

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