The Man in the Iron Mask

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

age 13+

Slow-moving swashbuckler is better for teens and up.

PG-13 1998 132 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 7 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 15 reviews

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age 14+

Didn’t get past the first 2 mins not suitable for kids

The opening lines of this film are about sucking on a ladies nipple. How it’s a 12 based on that alone I will never know. Just warning others.

This title has:

Too much sex
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age 15+

A little more innuendo than expected

It is a good movie with drama, action and a great storyline. However, I was not expecting so many sex scenes or sexual innuendo. The king is openly having “mistresses” and shown in bed with one. He also seduces a woman and takes her to bed. It does show more than I was comfortable with for my 13-year-old. Later in the movie, one of the musketeers is scene in a threesome rolling in the hay and he’s naked. In the end, it is discovered that the queen was having an affair that resulted in children, passed off as her husband’s own. Too many sexual themes for our household at this age.

This title has:

Too much sex

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