The Comebacks

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

age 15+

Crude sports spoof too dumbed-down to be funny.

PG-13 2007 84 minutes

Parents say

not rated for age

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 10 reviews

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not rated for age

PG-13 rating a joke

I took my two kids, aged 12 and 15 to this movie. We were all so offended by the unnecessary sexual references that we walked out, got our money back and watched a different movie. There is nothing funny about this movie (from what little we saw). Overly crude sexual references and a very poor plot was the mainstay of this movie. No wonder we were the only three in the theater as it was being shown!! The R rating should have not been changed to PG-13 on appeal. This movie is NOT appropriate for anyone under the age of 17.
not rated for age


this movie was just not cool. it was lame and so predictable

Movie Details

  • In theaters: October 19, 2007
  • On DVD or streaming: January 29, 2008
  • Cast: Carl Weathers, David Koechner, Melora Hardin
  • Director: Tom Brady
  • Studio: Fox Atomic
  • Genre: Comedy
  • Run time: 84 minutes
  • MPAA rating: PG-13
  • MPAA explanation: crude and sexual content throughout and some drug material (re-rated on appeal).
  • Last updated: March 31, 2022

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