The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Uneven Spider-Man sequel mixes action, romance.

PG-13 2014 142 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 34 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 119 reviews

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age 10+

This movie isn't as bad as you think.

Ok look, this movie has gotten a lot of hate over the years and has been known as the worse Spider-Man film EVER, but I disagree with that the film was entertaining and fun and I believe it is a extremely underrated film. sure it does have some classic movie tropes or down right cringe parts, but it redeems itself with a good plot that tugs at your heart strings, it has interesting villain's and makes you feel sympathy for them. the designs where a little off and I feel like they missed the vibe and look they where going for but if you look pass that they're interesting and well developed villain's, but the character green goblin could've been worked little more. Overall this movie was a fun and exiting film and it might not be a masterpiece but I feel its worth your time!

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age 13+

2 scary parts

There are two scary parts, one: when max becomes electro. Two: the first fight between electro and spider man. Short version: electro is scary.

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