Super Mario Bros.

Movie review by Brian Costello, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Dated, quirky adaptation of video game has some violence.

PG 1993 104 minutes

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 13 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 2+

The best video game medium EVER

this movie really represents what super mario bros is all about. my favorite character was yoshi and i relate to him more than anyone i ever have. his relationship with daisy was artfully done. my second favorite character was DEFINITELY sonic. i believe that it was a faithful adaptation of the beloved video games, even to the point where i thought it was a playthrough of the original game!

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much sex
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age 7+

Despite the mixed opinions by critics and fans, I really loved it!!

This live-action movie adaption of Super Mario series, leading up to Super Mario World on the SNES, is so bad, it's good. It won two Saturn Awards for Best Makeup and Best Costumes. I loved it when I first saw it as a kid. Nothing scared me and I knew a majority of the characters. I'm surprised Bob Hoskins hated this movie, despite his performance as the most iconic video game character of all time was okay. I recommend this any hardcore Mario fans, no matter what!!

This title has:

Too much consumerism
1 person found this helpful.

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