Unstoppable

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
Unstoppable Poster Image

Common Sense says

age 13+

Runaway train thriller is more suspenseful than violent.

PG-13 2010 98 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 19 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 47 reviews

Did we miss something on diversity?

Research shows a connection between kids' healthy self-esteem and positive portrayals in media. That's why we've added a new "Diverse Representations" section to our reviews that will be rolling out on an ongoing basis. You can help us help kids by suggesting a diversity update.

A Lot or a Little?

The parents' guide to what's in this movie.

Community Reviews

age 13+

This was a good movie. Kinda forgettable (sorry if I spelt that wrong) though.

This is one of those films with a simple plot. Unstoppable is all about two guys trying to stop a train. This was good. Pretty action packed, and awesome voice-acting.
age 13+

Forgettable, but still, NICE MOVIE!

This may not be one of the most memorable movies of all time, but it is still a great movie! The acting is good, special effects are descent, and the story is simple: Stop the train! Nice movie.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much violence
Too much swearing

Movie Details

Our Editors Recommend

  • The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 Poster Image

    The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3

    Remake of '70s thriller is riveting but violent and intense.

    age 17+
  • Speed Poster Image

    Speed

    Explosive bus ride adventure has violence, language.

    age 15+
  • The Italian Job Poster Image

    The Italian Job

    Exciting heist film has action violence, profanity.

    age 14+

Common Sense Media's unbiased ratings are created by expert reviewers and aren't influenced by the product's creators or by any of our funders, affiliates, or partners.

See how we rate