Movie review by Betsy Bozdech, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Fun, colorful adventure has some peril, lots of great music.

PG 2016 92 minutes

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age 6+

Based on 102 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 144 reviews

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age 5+
Soundtrack is the best! Children love to sing and dance with the music. Bertens can be a little scary for younger children.

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age 4+

Fun musical!

This was a really cute movie. I have two girls aged 4 and 6, and we just watched this one for the little one's 4th birthday. They really enjoyed it. The troll characters were so upbeat and positive (besides Branch), espeically Poppy. She was a great role model for kinds to learn kindness and never giving up on people. And the music was amazing! Such good original songs and covers. It also has great messages of acceptance and learning to be happy with what you have. Our whole family enjoyed it. We didnt find the fact that the Bergens wanted to eat the trolls scary at all. In some ways kids minds work differenly and when they hear that someone is gonna get eaten they dont think of it in the violent and messy way it would be, but just simply being swallowed whole. And its kind of silly to them if they have ever pretended being eaten before. Like their dad would pretend to om nom on them and they would laugh. I think some adults have over complicated this movie.

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