Race to Witch Mountain

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Sci-fi remake is action packed and intense for a PG film.

PG 2009 98 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 32 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 44 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 10+

Horrid Special Effects, Ruins Everything Else

The acting is mediocre. The fx are horrid. It's not that good, and The Rock can't fix that.

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Too much violence
age 8+

A bit of a flop but younger kids will like it

The movie was a bit boring. There is a lot of shooting but no one gets shot.

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