The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

Movie review by S. Jhoanna Robledo, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Compelling drama takes on big life questions.

PG-13 2008 167 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 20 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 46 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 13+

Great movie that has meaning.

The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button is certainly a unique story about a man who ages backwards. I was very entertained for most of the film and is a great family movie for teens because of sexual themes like prostitutes, a few very mild scenes and some innuendo. F--k is said one or two times as well, and some other milder language. All in all, great movie but has inappropriate content.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much sex
Too much swearing
age 18+

For adults only

According to the reviews it said it parts were tastefully handled. I think not. There was so much sex in this movie that it was over the top. Watch this movie without any kids around. Too much drunkenness also.

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