Shaun the Sheep Movie

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 5+

Tons of barn-animal fun in sweet stop-motion adventure.

PG 2015 85 minutes

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age 6+

Based on 18 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 25 reviews

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Young or sensitive kids may get scared at aggro animal catcher

The animal catcher scenes were too scary for our 6yo, as others have noted. 6yo cried at how mean the animal catcher was to the animals and found his appearance in “phase 2” too scary-looking. We had to fast forward through any scenes with him. Otherwise, the potty humor, beautiful claymation, and wholesome story were well received. Note, our 6 yo has just started having screen time, and this was only their second movie ever. Additionally, they are a sensitive child.

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