The Gift

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

New twist on familiar thriller setup has tension, swearing.

R 2015 108 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 11 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 18+

Creepy thriller best avoided...

Features creepy evil adult revenge for childhood bullying. Discusses/shows heavy themes: child molestation, child attempted murder and rape as revenge. Best avoided.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
age 14+

Thriller, The Gift, Chills But A Little Dissapointing

The Gift Is About A Husband & Wife Who Moved From Chicago To LA, and Meet A Childhood Friend. After Being A Little Too Clingy, He Begins To Do Disturbing Things To The Household. This Movie Is A Little Disappointing, With Few Jump Scares. Not To Say It Wasn't Enjoyable, It Was Just A While To Lift Off And It Was A Little Original. The Ending Was Sudden, And It Isn't A Movie I Would Really Recommend To Friends/Family.

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