Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 13+

Joyless holiday comedy tackles race and class with clichés.

PG-13 2013 105 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 9 reviews

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age 2+


This movie will play well to the unsophisticated. It's heavy on stereotypes, very light on humor, tolerance, and true diversity. Mr. Perry, who wrote the script, tells us how he sees all white people. I hope children won't be permitted to see this film. Can Mr. Perry do better? Is he capable of more? I urge him to try.
age 16+


This was THE BEST and FUNNIEST movie Tyler Perry has created thus far. Not sure why it received such low ratings. Have to have a sense of humor and not be easily offended to enjoy this movie! If you're looking for a hilarious movie you can watch time and again, this is it!

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