Stargate

Movie review by Scott G. Mignola, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Promising setup killed by action-film cliches.

PG-13 1994 128 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 4 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 13+

Better than you think it's gonna be.

Not expecting very much from this film and it did not disappoint. However, it did do me one better and was more entertaining than I thought possible, but I should have known that when you put Kurt Russell and James Spader in the same scenes that at the very least it will capture the viewer's attention. Fun and frilly.
age 13+

I have read the people who reviewed this movie and I can't believe it. This movie has some shoot them up stuff. That is about the only bad thing about the movie. The main character does have a brief moment where the woman tries to give herself to the man but nothing is shown. Just her shoulders are exposed for a very brief moment.

I loved it.

This title has:

Too much violence

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