The Strange House

Movie review by Jennifer Green, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Quirky teen mystery/horror tale has some scares, swearing.

NR 2021 99 minutes

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 1 review

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age 10+

Not sure why this is MA rated.

Watched this movie with my 10 year old son and he loved it. I've seen much worse pg-13 movies. There are very few curse words most of the words referenced exist only in subtitle form but the movie changed many of the words in the English dub. There are no sexual scenes, just one small kiss. No violence, just fear of violence. There is a scene where 2 kids are being chased by a man with a gun but the gun is never drawn or fired on the children. The fear factor is low because the ghosts are nice but things do appear creepy at first. The movie is about a mother and her 2 sons moving to a new home. The kids soon find out that their new house once belonged to a woman who poisoned her kids and then herself. The youngest child starts sleepwalking at night and the brother soon finds out his brother is possessed. After recruiting a few friends to translate what he brother is saying, the friends soon find out there is more to the story of the dead family than the public knows. The rest of the movie is just friends bonding while trying to solve the mystery of what really happen to the ghosts. SPOILER ALERT! - - - - It has a happy ending!

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