Young Sherlock Holmes

Movie review by Charles Cassady Jr., Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 11+

Exquisite idea, mediocre result, but OK for older kids.

PG-13 1985 118 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 9 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 13+

Great movie, ages 12-13 and up!

Tried watching with my ten-year old (she just turned ten a few months ago but is still listed as nine lol) We couldn't get through 15 minutes. Turned it off, but liked the beginning and watched the movie...Ages 13 & up I would definitely recommend. Great movie, but too scary for children under at least 12 years of age. Movie plot is great, and not a lot of bad language!
age 11+
I just wanted to say that I was disappointed with the review here. There was more swearing, albeit mild, and a dozen or so "Oh my god"s. In addition, there was a kissing scene between teenagers not mentioned in the review.

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