The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland

Movie review by Nell Minow, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 3+

Sesame Street fans will love this sweet movie.

G 1999 73 minutes

Parents say

age 5+

Based on 36 reviews

Kids say

age 4+

Based on 30 reviews

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age 5+

All they do is scream

My almost four year old couldn’t handle it. Grouchland is mean and the bad guy is a thief. My son wondered why he wanted to take people’s things. What we love about Sesame Street is the educational value. This is absent in this movie.

This title has:

Too much violence
1 person found this helpful.
age 6+

Don't bother, not a good first movie - at all

This movie was all wrong. The plot is way too thick for a 3 year old. They can't follow the chatter or the story. There is a really weird, bad guy. Someone ends up in jail. It didn't make sense to my child and was hard to explain. Maybe for someone 5 or 6, but I definitely do not recommend as a first movie. Not for the average 3 year old.

This title has:

Too much violence
1 person found this helpful.

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