Sky High

Movie review by Cynthia Fuchs, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Cartoony high school superhero drama; OK for tweens.

PG 2005 99 minutes

Parents say

age 7+

Based on 35 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 44 reviews

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age 9+

Terrible, not appropriate for kids!

I am always looking for nice movies for our family to enjoy together, something my husband and I can like as well as our daughters, 8 and 5. I read the reviews for this movie and it sounded great. It started ok, but then it just got terrible! I should have turned it off but I thought that the "sexy stuff" and teen romance would lessen rather than become the focus. The first thing that really bothered me was that Kelly Preston's character, dressed in her super hero suit, had her breasts pushed up more than I thought possible and it was very noticeable and not the body image I want my kids thinking of. Then it got worse because the villain high school girl had the same thing going on with her homecoming dress. This movie makes being a teen look like it is all about kissing, betrayal, teen romance, bullying, and faking romance to make someone jealous. There is a part where the main character says "Ew, I made out with an old lady!" "Made out" is not a term I want my kids knowing or saying right now. Horrible movie! It's for 13 year olds but they wouldn't like it because it is meant for a younger audience. Basically not a good movie for anyone.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
1 person found this helpful.
age 7+

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