The Nice Guys

Movie review by S. Jhoanna Robledo, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Freewheeling buddy comedy has lots of mature content.

R 2016 116 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 14 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 18 reviews

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age 18+

Sexualisation of children, Very strange and unnecessary.

Surprised more people reviewing this didn’t mention the frequent and unnecessary addition of the sexualisation of children. Eg Why was it necessary for the daughter to say she was there for a “ rim job” , or some random young boy riding his bike offering to expose himself discussing the size of his genitalia. Many more examples that were not required for the plot including adults in the film having a conversation with the 13yr old about Anal sex. You have to ask why ?? Would have been an ok film without this but there was something very wrong and the pedophilic undertones were sickening. Really unnecessary if they were just trying to make a half decent movie. So again asking why ? . Something really up with this film.
1 person found this helpful.
age 18+

Umbrella for Pedophiliac Romp

This should be dumped in the sea. It is uneven as a a film and derivitative, There are much better films in the genre that don't stoop to exploiting children inside their sex jokes; it was very weird and I felt the director and writer were pushing their pedophiliac tendencies inside a generic film. I left nauseous.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
1 person found this helpful.

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