Sherlock Gnomes

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

age 6+

More peril, action in sweet but unsurprising sequel.

PG 2018 86 minutes

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 24 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 21 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 6+

superfluous lewd gay character

The story was good. But it was ruined by the sudden appearance of a male gnome wearing a thong, lipstick, with two red dots on his buttocks, gyrating across the screen. My children were surprised and disappointed. They insisted that I write this review and helped choose the wording.

This title has:

Too much sex
2 people found this helpful.
age 18+

Scary. Questionable. Not worth your time.

I have a 5 and 2 year old. We saw the first one and thought “oh fun another gnome movie” but this movie is AWFUL. Like seriously bad. It has scary gargoyles That terrified my kids. The main villain is also like a super scary doll character that even I found disturbing. Not to mention the overly sensual dance routine by a doll that was totally unexpected and not needed. There is nothing good to say. Not a single thing. I set my age suggested high to hopefully caution other parents to skip this especially because I saw age 6 in the recommended age and thought it would be ok. Should have read more reviews.

This title has:

Too much violence
1 person found this helpful.

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