Pixels

Movie review by Yvonne Condes, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Action, crass/raunchy humor in alien-attack sci-fi comedy.

PG-13 2015 105 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 48 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 89 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 18+

Not as expected.

I saw the trailers and a couple of short reviews of this movie prior to letting my 7 & 5 yos watch it. The trailer showed all the cool actions with their fav old school games. Sadly within the first 10 mins already ruined by sexist depiction of female teens, a single mother and women in general. Had to switch this off by the time a young boy is telling Adam Sandler (a stranger contractor coming to their house to fit some electronics) everything about how he got the whole tv & gaming set because his parents are getting a divorce, for his dad cheats on his mum with a 19yo Pilates instructor, Sandler's character drooling over the boy's hot mum and then finding her drunk crying in the closet over her failed marriage a few minutes later. I mean, there has got to be a way to make a cool game infused movie with good scripts, right? What is this? Don't even get me started with the swearing! Teens shouldn't even be watching this without guidance, this is a grownup movie.

This title has:

Too much swearing
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 14+

Not appropriate for kids under 14

This show speaks about sexy women and sluts right off the back I had to turn it off.

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