Thunder Force

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

age 13+

Language, violence, big laughs in diverse superhero comedy.

PG-13 2021 105 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 10 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 31 reviews

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age 10+

Not for everyone, but we enjoyed!

We almost gave this a miss given the terrible reviews, but decided to give it a go since I loved the idea of a superhero movie with middle-aged women ;-) It's definitely quirky, but the whole family enjoyed it (our kids are 12 and 7). If you like Melissa McCarthy, you will like it; if you don't, you probably won't. There's plenty of swearing and innuendo but nothing our kids hadn't heard before and most of it went over the 7yo's head. There was a little too much beer swilling in the beginning for my taste, but nothing we couldn't talk about. Anyway, it's not a "kids" movie, but one I think is fine for many kids. And I loved seeing actors of all shapes, sizes, ages and colors get their chance to shine! The benefits of that far outweigh the jokes about brewskis and swearing to my mind.

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age 9+

Great for Family Movie Night

Positive representation with silly moments. Easy win for tweens & families.

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Movie Details

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