Rugrats Go Wild

Movie review by Nell Minow, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 5+

Fun meet-up of Rugrats, Wild Thornberrys on deserted island.

PG 2003 81 minutes

Parents say

age 4+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 8 reviews

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age 5+

Potty humor galore!

The story line was great, the animation was really beautiful , the characters were familiar and fun, and believe it or not Rugrats meets Thornberrys made for an engaging story. The only problem was that every 3 minutes there was a poop, puke, or bugger (sp? I mean snot) joke which produced "Ooh gross!" from all the kids in the audience but not a lot of laughter. Wish the creators had just stuck to the story and left out the potty humor. Just showing the characters' warts and strengths in new situations was funny enough. And the ultimate message of triumphing over adversity through personal courage, caring, and comradarie would have made this a great kids film without being too trite or sappy. The potty humor made it a tainted experience. P.S. Bruce Willis will forever be associated in my mind with smelly behinds and dog poop!

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