Tom Sawyer & Huckleberry Finn (2014)

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

age 12+

Lackluster version of classic Twain tale has some violence.

PG-13 2014 91 minutes

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 1 review

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age 12+
Talentless acting, both Tom and Huck were too modern,polished and clean to be taken seriously . I don't recommend it.
age 6+

Don't waster your time...

From the start the movie was very stilted and unprofessional-feeling. Val Kilmer's accent was seriously over the top (though it did seem to somewhat improve by the movie's end) and the plot left a lot to be desired. Just a very uninteresting depiction from start to finish- my kids couldn't wait for it to be over. Several of the adult actors spoke in the weirdest and outlandish ways (though they were serious characters) - the schoolteacher, Engine Joe, and so on. I say just don't waste your time and if you do- don't expect the movie to progress to anything better than what it started as.

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