Seven

Movie review by Elliot Panek, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Grim, slick, shocking thriller. Older teens only.

R 1995 127 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 22 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 61 reviews

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age 15+

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age 16+
A classic movie with really great cinematography. It is very disturbing so I don't think it should be shown to children under the age of 16 and depending on the kid maybe older. This movie is about 2 detectives trying to catch a serial killer and the muders are very disturbing and shocking. It doesn't show any of the murders but it shows graphic aftermath for almost all of them and one of the ones that isn't shown has a very graphic description that is possibly more disturbing than anything that they could show you.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much swearing

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