Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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age 7+

Stunningly animated, poignant tribute to family and culture.

PG 2017 109 minutes

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age 7+

Based on 147 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 169 reviews

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age 8+

It was too soon for my 6 years old son.

The movie is great, but not for my kid yet. After some time into the movie, my son started looking back and covering his ears. The movie is about skeletons, and I think that's what has frightened him. (Thought they aren't that frightening.) He is already sensitive to seeing movies. So for him, maybe we'll wait two more years.

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age 2+

My family’s favorite

My bilingual, multi- cultural household loves this movie. Of course, it is about death. I’m not sure why people are so surprised. Dia De Los Muertos literally means Day of the Dead. If you’re not comfortable with death or you have sensitive children, I would not recommend this movie. My age rating was based on the ages of my kids. A PG movie doesn’t necessarily mean it’s for small kids. Those are G rated movies. My family loved it and was even a family Christmas movie. We watch it a lot. I recommend it as long as the kids are okay with death, skeletons, alcohol and alebrijes.

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