Police Academy

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

age 17+

Sophomoric '80s cop-spoof has profanity, sex, stereotypes.

R 1984 96 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 7 reviews

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age 2+

Whiny Parents Need To STFU

Great movie. The review of this says that it’s dated and uses offensive content. No kidding! Are we THAT lame these days that we can’t all have fun at the expense of ourselves and others? I showed this to my two year old daughter and she loved it! Especially Hightower… former NFL great and best character since Archie Bunker. Now, go back to watching Barney and let us fun people enjoy awesomeness.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
age 15+

This title has:

Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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