Zapped! (1982)

Movie review by Brian Costello, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Sex, drugs, and telekinesis in dated '80s teen comedy.

R 1982 98 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 1 review

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age 12+

good its r rated but 12 and up its alright.

this is a fantasy movie . its not the new Zapped its the one with the guy with the powers. pretty good. a movie best for tweens and teens.

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