Think Like a Dog

Movie review by Renee Schonfeld, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 7+

Scientist boy and dog have an adventure; potty humor, peril.

PG 2020 85 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 15+

Lots of bold sexual innuendos!

I struggle really hard trying to find good movies for my children. But no matter how awesome a movie is they always feel the need to throw at least one thing in that ruins it to where I won’t let my kids watch it. I made the mistake of not reviewing this movie first and there are a lot of cringeworthy sexual innuendos in this movie. They bother me existing in kids movies at all, But these ones were pretty bold, not just “It’ll go over their head” level. Other than that it was a very good kids movie. It was Sooo close to being a good, clean movie. But I’m very disappointed at their need to interject adult and sexual themes in a kid/family movie. They just don’t belong there!!!!

This title has:

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Too much sex
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age 7+

Age 7+ but mostly boring to that age

Subplot on divorce wasnt too heavy, but it was a little much for some kids. Didnt really keep my three boys' interest throughout. The 10 year old enjoyed it more than the 7 and 5 yr old. Kinda meh overall.

This title has:

Great role models

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