Wonder Park

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

age 8+

Imaginative but intense adventure deals with worry and fear.

PG 2019 85 minutes

Parents say

age 7+

Based on 56 reviews

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 33 reviews

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age 9+

Good, but the beginning is dark

The first 1/4 of the movie was depressing for my 8 year old, and hard to get over because it is followed by the main character getting very sad and scared of life. After that, it gets very positive and fun, with lots of imagination and magic. Great opportunity for social-emotional learning.

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age 5+

My 8 year old boy enjoyed it - so did I

The rare 'kiddie' movie that both my son and I enjoyed. I particularly enjoyed every moment of John Oliver's performance. It was a nice story full of colour, adventure and action - the latter being almost essential for my 8 year old boy to stay interested. There was nothing profound here. A few things that didn't make sense. But, who cares. It's got a nice message. Dream big, persevere, using your imagination is a wonderful thing, 'you can do anything' kind of messages. And a bit of 'girls can rock science too' kinda vibe. My 6 year old daughter chose to spend the evening playing with hatchemals in another room. But her brother thinks she'll like it too. So do I.

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