Scream (2022)

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Gory "re-quel" in meta-horror series is still wicked fun.

R 2022 114 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 50 reviews

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age 13+
My 13 year old and was perfectly fine there are some scenes that did surprise me like the knife through throat but that was all
age 15+
I was happy

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