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Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Routine teen comedy has stereotyping, drinking.

PG-13 2018 106 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 11 reviews

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age 17+
Do not think this is a cute kid movie. In the first part, 2 kids that just met sing a song blatantly about having sex, Bruno Mars can sing it well, but, it doesn’t belong in this still cold scene, locked out of Heaven, guess what heaven is? The Mom cusses when speaking to her son about someone. A girl’s Mother attempts , in a very cringy scene, to molest this seventeen year old boy in what someone thought would be a funny scene, but, for a minute, replace the characters with a seventeen year old girl and a friends father and it’s Attempted rape, not at all funny. So sexist. Please don’t let your kids think this is in any way acceptable behavior. Even my13 year old was surprised at the cardboard representation of the gay friend and his instant change. The only sort of decent character is the “fat” friendless friend, who comes off positive about himself and who he is. But, if you blink, your kid will miss that.
age 13+

I think this was a great, feel-good movie. Plot was easy to follow and entertaining. It never felt like it dropped the ball to me. I think many teens will connect to the story and main characters and send them off with a great message at the end of the day.

There was some violence, red solo cups, all felt humorous and intentionally made suitable for younger audiences. Definitely a PG-13 kind of movie imo.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models

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