Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow

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

age 8+

Lots for both kids and adults to enjoy.

PG 2004 106 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 10 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 12 reviews

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age 12+

Language is present

Good movie - maybe for a little older kids, but there’s plenty of action to keep fans of Marvel movies and other similar genres interested. It DOES contain “damn” and “hell”, so Common Sense Media is wrong in saying no language is present. Also one brief sequence in which the two main characters wake up in bed realizing they have no clothes on (no nudity, though) which has its implications, but then we come to find out a third person is in bed, too, and that they were rescued and “contaminated” clothes burned - but the initial thinking is something sexual happened. Watched with my 8 year old grandson, and I was thinking there would be NO language based on the review and was a bit uncomfortable when the bed scene popped up.
age 13+

Not for Elementry Kids

We just finished watching this movie with my 9 year old son and he hated it. He thought it should be for adults only because it was way too scary for him. He asked me how he was going to get all those scary images out of his head now, especially the man who was killed and turned into a skelton, and the dried up corpse. As adults my husband and I enjoyed the movie, but we feel bad that our son is worried he will have nightmares tonight.

This title has:

Too much violence

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