Superman II

Movie review by Ed Grant, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Witty, action-packed superadventure with big themes.

PG 1981 127 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 23 reviews

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age 9+


was 1980 and my rating PG grade C

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Too much swearing
age 10+

Classic Super Hero movie the family will enjoy, but take care with younger viewers

This movie is one of the great classic super hero movies. The pacing isn't terribly fast making it very watchable for school age kids. However, parents need to know there is a fair amount of foul language, lots of smoking by the lead actress and supporting actors and a scene where Lois and Clark are naked in bed together in an embrace. My 8 year old asked if they were naked in the bed? I wish Common Sense media had mentioned this scene. I don't mind things like that but would have liked to be prepared. This was the first case where common sense media let me down. So I had to sign up just to write this review.

This title has:

Great role models
Too much swearing

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