The Main Event

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

age 7+

Fun underdog story features comic wrestling moves, mayhem.

NR 2020 101 minutes

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 6 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 7+

Great wrestling movie

Even though the grandma acts weirdly flirtatious and it really promotes WWE, this is a great family and kids movie . Good role models. I like that they deal with the hardship of a parent leaving a kid. It’s a really good comedy

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Great messages
Great role models
Too much consumerism
age 10+

Good but questionable language

The movie was funny and definitely a family movie but I was a little uncomfortable with my 6 and 8 year-olds hearing the Grandmom's sexy talk about the wrestlers' bodies. But mostly I had an issue with this one song during the movie that repeatedly said what sounded like "hot d_mn". I was NOT ok with that.

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