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

age 7+

Funny, imaginative fantasy from Spy Kids director.

PG 2009 89 minutes

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 17 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 42 reviews

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age 9+

holy guacamole

I just watched this movie last weekend with my family.
age 11+


The movie took so many different vantage points and rewound to previous situations that I am unsure how a child could comprehend what was going on.

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Too much violence

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