Pretty Woman

Movie review by Ellie Woodward, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Cinderella meets the Sunset Strip.

R 1990 125 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 15 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 15+

There are positive messages!

I believe that the ages depend on the maturity of the teen. This is a classic!! My kids (15 and 16) absolutely loved it. I think it is misleading that it says there are no great messages, there are! The whole movie is about Vivian discovering her self-worth, she discovers that she is worth more than what she thought she was. It also represents Edward being a gentleman and it shows trust in the relationship. Edward did not judge Vivian for what her occupation was because he knew that she had more to offer as a human being.

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Great messages
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age 11+

A good rom-com that you can watch with your child age 11+

I absolutely love a rom-com films and I think this is the exact definition of one! There are some sex scenes in the film, although in my opinion I think they are quite mild. The film also involves prostitution, although I actually think that the film is quite moving as it shows the struggles of some people's lives.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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