The Son of No One

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
The Son of No One Poster Image

Common Sense says

age 17+

Gritty, violent NYC drama is for adults only.

R 2011 93 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 1 review

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 16+

Boring..

Terrible story about a boy who grows up keeping a secret two man-slaughters that he committed, one which was self-defence and the other which was an accident. There you go, from that alone you can see not to bother with this terribly acted (Yep, by Tatum), boring, and messy cop drama. Anybody underage that wants to watch this should be more aware of how bored they will be more than what bad it's doing to themselves.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

Movie Details

Our Editors Recommend

  • Donnie Brasco Poster Image

    Donnie Brasco

    Decent mob movie, but not meant for children.

    age 17+
  • Training Day Poster Image

    Training Day

    Great performances, but for adults only.

    age 17+
  • Inside Man Poster Image

    Inside Man

    Smart heist movie is not for children.

    age 17+

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