Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Father-daughter survival story is intense, bloody, violent.

R 2022 93 minutes

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 9 reviews

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age 12+

Monster action movie in the tradition of Jaws

Kids who liked Jaws, Jurassic Park or Godzilla will enjoy this safari action flick. Love the moral of family sticking together even through difficulty and loss. Idris Elba is amazing as always. The CGI lion is very well done and there are intense scenes. Overall I think the R rating is not warranted, it's no scarier than most recent Marvel movies. Could have been done better, but it was enjoyable. Took my 12 year old in the theater and he loved it. Wouldn't have taken my 10 year old who is more sensitive to jump scares.

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age 10+
it was good just some jump scares shouldn’t be bad

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