Suspiria

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

age 17+

Serious, lengthy, but creepy and unsettling horror remake.

R 2018 152 minutes

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 17+

Based on 12 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 18+

Waste of 2 hours

Not scary but stupid - senseless - bloody-not dancing, just gyrating-Thats 2 hours of my life i ll never get back.! Very very disappointing!

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 16+

The best horror film of all time, hands down.

I've seen Suspiria 3 times now. And it's absolutely amazing. Violence 8/10: is present throughout the film with blood spurts, guts, etc. A scene of a woman being killed from the inside with a spell that twists and mangles her body. Hooks are used to stab through limbs. Nudity 8/10: Nudity is seen a few times throughout, including frontal male nudity (brief) and female nudity (extended). None of it is sexual, however.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex

Movie Details

  • In theaters: October 26, 2018
  • On DVD or streaming: January 29, 2019
  • Cast: Dakota Johnson, Tilda Swinton, Mia Goth
  • Director: Luca Guadagnino
  • Studio: Amazon Studios
  • Genre: Horror
  • Topics: Arts and Dance
  • Run time: 152 minutes
  • MPAA rating: R
  • MPAA explanation: disturbing content involving ritualistic violence, bloody images and graphic nudity, and for some language including sexual references
  • Last updated: March 31, 2022

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