The Lion Guard: The Rise of Scar

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

age 5+

More adventures of Kion and his Guard; cartoon peril.

NR 2018 141 minutes

Parents say

age 7+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 2 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 5+

Better Than The Lion King

This Movie Is Nice.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much violence
age 8+

Little value added, scared our son

Our 6.5 yo son recently started watching this show and shortly thereafter started becoming afraid of things. He was afraid to be left alone and scared that things were "lurking" in rooms. He was NEVER like this before and I told my husband that I thought it was tied to this show. We were then surprised when we turned the show on and for the first time saw a parental advisory that said the episode might not be suitable for younger viewers. While I appreciate the warning - the show, at face value, seems to be targeted towards the younger crowd (under age 6). I wish I had paid more attention because now I realize it was much more violent and dealt with death way more than I'd like him and my 4yo exposed to.

This title has:

Too much violence

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