Wanted

Movie review by James Rocchi, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Explosive action film is extremely violent.

R 2008 110 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 25 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 52 reviews

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age 18+

No redeeming value

The movie ends with the main character telling viewers to go shoot their way out of a boring job or existence. Yikes! Not the message any troubled kid or adult needs to hear right now. Not to mention, the plot is over-contrived, the 'training' scenes make no sense, and it's boring aside from the initial scenes. Violence is stylized way too much, there's no attempt to save innocents or even show remorse about their deaths. And they use cute mice as bombs. Ick. I love action films, but this is not worth your time & certainly not for an impressionable kid.

This title has:

Too much violence
age 16+
Sex scene less than 2 min in and another one around 5 mins. Both are short but surprised us. Would have loved a warning when we watched it. A good bit of cussing as well.

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