Silent Hill

Movie review by Cynthia Fuchs, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Grim horror film about missing girl. Not for kids.

R 2006 127 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 29 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 58 reviews

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age 12+

Creepy shock horror, Many Mothers

Movie is very good. Slow creepy stages with shocking / gothic creatures. A few very gory deaths but these are so ketchup / video gamey that they are not realistic. Very dark themes of puritanism, witch hunts, revenge. Child abuse is alluded to, no sex and no drug usage in the film. On the positive side, the film is about motherhood and bonds between parents (mothers) and children and the importance and strength of family. highly female led - men play a secondary role, which is refreshing.
age 16+


Really liked this movie was really good in all ways got nothing but praise for this, to the excellent acting to the brilliant special effects, and good story line, with camera works. (No too close to actor's, shaky screen or moving too fast.)

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

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