Rocky V

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

age 13+

Unnecessary, lazy sequel is overly violent.

PG-13 1990 104 minutes

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 8 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 9+

Not Great

Even Rocky/Sylvester Stallone said it was his worst movie.
age 10+

GOOD MOVIE

see directors cut!

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

Movie Details

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    age 11+
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    age 11+

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