The Brothers Grimm

Movie review by Cynthia Fuchs, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Not a fairy tale. For teens and adults.

PG-13 2005 118 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 14 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 20 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 12+

The cat tho

Oh, mah goodness, I have been just reading the reviews for like a half-hour and I kid you not, more than half of you guys talked about that kitten! I'm laughing so hard at the reviews. It's graphic but y'all are like OBSESSED with this kitty. This movie has Matt Damon in it, so it isn't that bad. I thoroughly enjoyed watching him walkabout on camera. Maybe a little violent for younger viewers though, I wouldn't take my nephew to see it. He'd pee his bed every night for three weeks and I'd never be allowed to take him out for a fun day with me again. haha. Welp, I hope you all enjoy Matt Damon, (my future husband) as you watch this movie. :D

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Great role models
Too much violence
age 13+

Entertaining, but incredibly weird!

This movie has a lot of entertainment and fairy tale violence, but it is very bizarre. The things that happen in this movie are supernatural, so they can’t happen in real life. It is a little too scary and upsetting for very young kids, but it is just fine for tweens and up. I feel like there’s a little bit of exaggeration in how violent it is, but I feel like it’s ok for kids who are 12, but they need to watch it with an adult. I liked it, but what made it so odd is that the things that happen are so supernatural, that they have bizarre outcomes that people would probably never even think of.

This title has:

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

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