The Dirt

Movie review by Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Biopic celebrates bad behavior; drugs, sex/nudity, cursing.

NR 2019 107 minutes

Parents say

age 17+

Based on 13 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 24 reviews

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age 16+
I bet the people writing these reviews listen to Bob Dylan while they scold their kids for "not using their indoor voices". Grow a pair idiots, just because you can handle the Crue doesn't mean the movie should be banned and labeled as a borderline anti-christ item. This is a great movie about an even better band, with some great people, take notes kids. Rocks not dead,

This title has:

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2 people found this helpful.
age 18+

This title has:

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

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