Tommy Boy

Movie review by Alex Orner, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Raunchy, funny, and not for younger kids.

PG-13 1995 97 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 24 reviews

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age 18+


Very funny movie but not for people trying to have clean thoughts. There is a scene where the guys are watching a woman get completely naked and dive into a pool. You can see her breast and and butt.
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age 16+

Alluring but inappropriate for younger viewers; appropriate for its intended audience.

While this movie isn't for children or young teens because of things like drug use without consequences, skinny dipping, etc., older teens have a good deal to learn from this movie. I'm talking about things like loyalty, teamwork and working with people whose personalities are different than your own. Viewers will notice how Tommy and Richard initially can't stand each other but later adapt, as both change and learn to accept the other, including their faults. The only honest criticism that can be made is that there's no mention of Cedar Point. It is set in Sandusky, home of Cedar Point, after all. That park gets customers from all 50 states.
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