Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

Movie review by Jane Boursaw, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Action-packed sequel has lots of violence, scary moments.

PG-13 2006 150 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 61 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 169 reviews

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age 14+

I think 12 or 13 is too low.

This movie has some pretty scary scenes in it. I may just be over sensitized because I was exposed to a lot of media too early while I was too young.

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age 14+

Only good because of Jack Sparrow.

Ok so I've seen these movies when I was 16 and didn't mind them, the first one, The Curse of the Black Pearl will forever be the best out of the series, but this one wasn't too bad, I'd recommend it for kids ages 14/15 and up because there are parts that even disturbed me, Davy Joens and his crew are cursed to be fish people who are violent and vile, they don't care about others lives and will kill whoever they want whenever they want, so basically like every villian in movie history, this movie does show a lot more violence, one of the main characters are whipped for a crime he didn't commit, other characters are violently killed or injured, one of the characters whares a necklace of severed toes and he chose on one of the toenails, tones of action and suspense like usual, I personally didn't find this movie the best but it certainly passed the vibe check, Jack Sparrow returns again as hilarious and absolutely amazing as ever, so if you are looking for a movie with humour, intensity, suspense, action packed and los of Jack Sparrow, then these movies are the ones for you.

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