Parents' Guide to

Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay

By Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 17+

Super-violent, bloody animated tale meant for adults.

Movie R 2018 84 minutes
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age 2+

Based on 1 parent review

age 2+

No swearing but one part!!

Awesome !

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models

Is It Any Good?

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Kids say (4):

Hyper-mayhem, drawn and executed with panache, along with a streamlined story in which all the villains are on a quest for one "treasure," keep this heavily populated story on track. Lots of biting humor and cultural in-jokes somewhat mitigate the graphic violence, but DC and Warner Bros. Animation never lose sight of their action-packed prize. Male and female heroes and bad guys share the stage more or less equally, and it's definitely both ethnically and species "diverse." One might ask why Tara Strong's Harley Quinn has to have such a grating voice, but it does an excellent job of humanizing the sound of a knife scraping a plate, so there's that. Grownups and mature teens who look to DC for animated gore, gunshot holes in the head, bullet casings in the thousands, and blood escaping from the head's every orifice will definitely find a lot to like here. But, as always, parents should execute caution. Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay is way too violent, sexual, and profane for kids.

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