The Chronicles of Riddick

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

age 15+

Very violent, brainless explosion movie.

PG-13 2004 90 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 11 reviews

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age 13+

Great Story, bad Pacing and Scope

This movie had a good message, story, characters, but was muddled by it's slow screenplay, scope and 135 minute runtime. I mean Riddick's character almost spent his 45% of time in prison, when he could easily just blast through the wall with his clever and patient mind, he tamed a tiger-like creature, reunited with Jack and spent his other time uniting other helpers. Performance was average, except Urban's(his accent can never stop to thrill me! XD). Overall this movie had a little more violence than a normal PG-13 movie and had many sexual innuendos(especially during Vaako's wife's scenes). Swearing and drugs were almost below average with only one f-word and little occasional drinking.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 13+

One of the most graphic PG-13's ever.

Violent movie about a religous group trying to convert humanity to their religon. The movie has little blood but strong violence, one F-bomb and decently long scene of "tounge kissing". But it is no as bad as ptch black. And only the people who play the game will like it.

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