The Nun

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

age 16+

Violent entry in Conjuring series feels rushed, dashed off.

R 2018 96 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 35 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 54 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 11+

It’s fine for mature tweens.

Honestly, I would have absolutely no problem with my 11 year old watching horror movies (such as this one) because I know he’s mature and he doesn’t get scared. Overall, I think this movie can be okay for a very mature 9 year old, a mature 11 year old, and a 13 year old.
age 11+

Just a little Violence

I would say that even a 9 ur old could watch this but there is quite some violence but I really don’t understand why it is rated R it should be PG-13 but I guess not. If your child is older than 12 they should be fine I watched it before O let my kid watch it and I should have just let them watch it because this is not an R rated movie at all. There is absolutely no sex or drugs and it’s just some violence and that’s it please let your kids watch this it isn’t as bad as it seems.

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