The Omen (2006)

Movie review by Cynthia Fuchs, Common Sense Media
The Omen (2006) Poster Image

Common Sense says

age 16+

Unintentionally funny horror remake. So very bad.

R 2006 105 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 9 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 18 reviews

Did we miss something on diversity?

Research shows a connection between kids' healthy self-esteem and positive portrayals in media. That's why we've added a new "Diverse Representations" section to our reviews that will be rolling out on an ongoing basis. You can help us help kids by suggesting a diversity update.

A Lot or a Little?

The parents' guide to what's in this movie.

Community Reviews

age 17+

Don't understand other reviews

Ok. I saw some reviews that said this is more like PG 13 quality because there wasn't a lot of adult content. So I proceeded to watch it with my 9 yr old. No there isn't a lot but what is there is not suitable for children. For example a man gets decapitated and its regret letting my son watch..its not suitable for children..adults fine. I picked to much violence..its not not but considering children. Any is to much!

This title has:

Too much violence
age 14+

Terrible remake has nothing special.

The Oman is very bland. The deaths are predictable.

Movie Details

Our Editors Recommend

  • The Exorcist Poster Image

    The Exorcist

    Trendsetting shocker about a possessed child.

    age 16+
  • Rosemary's Baby Poster Image

    Rosemary's Baby

    Keep children away from this scary classic.

    age 16+
  • End of Days Poster Image

    End of Days

    Tired dud of an over-the top violent action movie.

    age 18+

Common Sense Media's unbiased ratings are created by expert reviewers and aren't influenced by the product's creators or by any of our funders, affiliates, or partners.

See how we rate