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Robo-Dog: Airborne

By Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 7+

Poorly made family comedy sequel has mild peril.

Movie G 2017 88 minutes
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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this movie.

Community Reviews

age 18+

Based on 1 parent review

age 18+

Ethan told me this is bad

To much bad stuff! Not for kids! That's what Ethan told me

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (1 ):
Kids say (1 ):

The kid-friendly story is barely passable; it needs audiences to overlook a lot of shoddy effects, lame humor, and illogical plotting. Still, this sequel is a breath of slightly fresher air when compared with the original. Jonathan Silverman steps in as the lead grown-up, taking over for Patrick Muldoon, who appears only in a few scenes in Robo-Dog: Airborne. Silverman is a good sport -- a hero having to justify keeping a lost, talking dog away from its owner knowingly and then learning to dance with that dog is hard to sell under the best of circumstances. And when the writing, directing, and producing are so substandard, it's twice the challenge. Still, kids may like to see Robo-Dog having tea, flying in to save the day, and rocking out solo at the "big spring dance" (which is apparently held in the morning in this community). At least there are no villains -- the bumbling doofus character here is a boy-man friend of the family. Cautions: A man farts, a dog pees, and kids should be old enough to endure brief, pretend scares when a little girl and Robo-Dog find themselves in trouble.

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