The Witches

Movie review by Nell Minow, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Some kids will love it, some may find disturbing.

PG 1990 91 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 26 reviews

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age 9+

Not to scary but still a little intense

The movie had some violent moments but it wasn’t that bad even tho the movie is for kids it’s a little scary violence 3%5 Luke’s parents die in a car crash but it isn’t shown very scary looking witches creepy stuff happens a grandma has lost a finger and it’s shown someone is turned to ashes but it isn’t seen that much chases a baby in a pram is pushed down a hill but saved kids turned into mouse and there’s also some smoking in a few scenes but if your kid is nine years old they can handle it
age 10+

Kids movie but too the costumes are too much

In general, its kids movie but the witches appearance is even scary for me. Too scary, wrinkled face, itchy inflamed scalp and so on. Also, since its 90s movie, there was a scene where there is smoke and alcohol involved.

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