Polaroid

Movie review by Brian Costello, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Some violence, teen drinking in drab horror movie.

PG-13 2019 88 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 7 reviews

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age 13+

Another movie you may watch not worth to watch but not if you watch it will not waste your time

Hello everyone today I’m gonna review a horror movie name “ Polaroid 2019” I will tell you does this movie good or bad, worth to watch or not. This movie is supervised by Lars Klevberg. It is a project continuing from the same short story. From my researching, I knew that this movie was famous since 2017. Some people guess for a reason that this movie have to be terminated. But for me I guess it is because of some problem about money. But it came back and released in 2019 with rate PG-13 but wait! I think the content in movie seems like it doesn’t follow the rate that it is set. However I didn’t tell that it is an awesome movie something like that. If it got “ R rate” It should came out with something more excited. But the feeling is still good when watching and how this movie is about? The movie is gonna show a life of one girl named “Byrd” she is a teenager who is curious and a little bit shy not good at socializing. Her hobby is photography. One day she got a Polaroid camera and she knew it is a well-known camera even though it is quite a little old. She was so excited when she brought it to take a photo. However this camera came with a terror. Whoever’s taken a photo will be marked of a death sign. And they will die. The movie will tell us a story of a personages. It will make us know a character better. The movie makes us want to know what they will do next especially finding the truth of a camera and what it came from to prevent themselves from a danger from a supernatural thing. Theses are all about this movie. This movie have an interesting ideas. Moreover the movie also did things well. The casting is okay. If you want to watch a horror screen like Jigsaw or Final destination you will be disappointed. Therefore if you really want to watch a horror screen this movie might not answer your point but if you just want to have fun is still worth to watch.
age 14+

Rated 14 (supernatural threat, violence).

MAIN ISSUES - Sustained sequences of supernatural threat throughout, where a supernatural force pursues characters when they are alone in dimly lit locations. These sequences also include some jump scares and moderate horror images. There are moments of supernatural violence, such as a man being ripped in half and a girl's arm being set on fire by a supernatural force. These moments contain no blood or gore. Some brief injury detail also occurs when a girl's fingers appear contorted and broken. OTHER ISSUES - There are occasional mild sex references, including some suggestive material. There are verbal references to violent events and fatalities, and a brief reference to sexual assault. One use of strong language ("f*ck"), as well as occasional milder profanities ("sh*t" etc). Some scenes depict teen drinking and smoking. "14" - Suitable only for persons aged 14 years and over. Contains content not recommended for viewing by any person below the age of 14.

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