Tenacious D: The Pick of Destiny

Movie review by Jane Boursaw, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Yup, it's Jack Black -- with an "R" ... really.

R 2006 93 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 12 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 41 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 15+

the only musical I like besides repo

Back when this came out, I wasn't allowed to see it at the time but it was worth the wait, this is an all around fun movie that had me laughing all the way through since it was so silly, I even have merchandise based off of it too plus the poster
age 18+

Legitimately 18 and over

I am ten and as much as I love this film I realise that it is soooo inappropriate. Phrases like suck my juicy c.ck and f..k yaself outta a bad situation! Are used along with crispy weed and marijuana. Most of the inappropriate words are mentioned though song. In one scene Jack puts out lasers with an erection.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

Movie Details

  • In theaters: November 21, 2006
  • On DVD or streaming: February 27, 2007
  • Cast: Jack Black, Kyle Gass, Tim Robbins
  • Director: Liam Lynch
  • Studio: New Line
  • Genre: Comedy
  • Run time: 93 minutes
  • MPAA rating: R
  • MPAA explanation: pervasive language, sexual content and drug use.
  • Last updated: March 31, 2022

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