Shrek 2

Movie review by Nell Minow, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Just as much fairy tale fun as the first one.

PG 2004 100 minutes

Parents say

age 6+

Based on 40 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 101 reviews

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age 8+

Not for 6 year olds!

I trust Common Sense Media and this was the first time a review didn't jive with me or my kids. Shrek 2 is fun...but not for 6 year olds. The fairy godmother's song has the word "sexy" in the lyrics at least twice. There are guns and violence and Pinocchio is wearing a thong! Watch with your kids if you want to explain what a thong is.

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Too much violence
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age 2+

Great anime

Shrek and Curious George go on an epic journey to defeat Jeffrey the evil

Movie Details

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