Perfect Blue

Movie review by Charles Cassady Jr., Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Popular anime is mature/violent, despite sunny art style.

R 1998 80 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 16 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 17+

Graphic Sexual Violence in Top Notch Psychological Horror

There is a graphic, prolonged rape scene for a movie within the movie that is played very realistically with lots of thrusting, groping, crying,and sadistic cheering onlookers. There are many smutty photos from a photo shoot with lots of breasts and even brief close ups of hdr vagina/pubes. There is also an extrmemely brutal murder by icepick that involves eye goiging crotch stabbing and more repeated stabbing.

This title has:

Too much sex
2 people found this helpful.
age 17+

Its a masterpiece but not suitable for kids

A lot of nudity Breast, even vagina scene And violence

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
1 person found this helpful.

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Our Editors Recommend

For kids who love thrillers and anime

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