Shakespeare in Love

Movie review by Chloe Mead, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Lavish historical drama has explicit sex scenes.

R 1998 122 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 19 reviews

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age 16+

Fast forward through sex scenes and enjoy with your tweens!

This title has:

Great role models
1 person found this helpful.
age 17+

unfortunately, because of the nudity, I don't recommend this Harvey Weinstein film for most children/teens

This is a great movie, but the nudity is the real spoiler. Watch the movie first before you let your children watch it. (And remember, the whole time that you are watching this movie, that Harvey Weinstein won an Academy Award as producer because of this picture. No doubt he had a hand in promoting the unnecessary nudity.)

This title has:

Too much sex
1 person found this helpful.

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