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  • R
  • 1h 20m
  • 2011
Common Sense Media Iconage 16+
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CARNAGE is a razor sharp, biting comedy centered on parental differences. After two boys duke it out on a playground, the parents of the "victim" invite the parents of the "bully" over to work out their issues. A polite discussion of childrearing soon escalates into verbal warfare, with all four parents revealing their true colors. None of them will escape the carnage.
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Rotten Tomatoes® Score

Critics Consensus: It isn't as compelling on the screen as it was on the stage, but Carnage makes up for its flaws with Polanski's smooth direction and assured performances from Winslet and Foster.
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Common Sense Media

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Common Sense Says
Talky play-based film examines parental woes; some swearing.

What Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that this Jodie Foster/Kate Winslet dramedy based on the play God of Carnage and directed by controversial filmmaker Roman Polanski starts with a simple enough premise: Two couples get together to discuss why one pair's child hit another at the playground. But the movie is actually an intense examination of how the couples' "civil" conversation gets derailed and becomes a squabble. The subject matter and tone aren't likely to interest tweens or younger teens (though there's definitely loads to think about), but older teens might actually find it an interesting film to dissect with their parents, as it looks at issues of personal responsibility, parenting styles, and the like. The main iffy content is swearing (including "f--k") and drinking (the couples get pretty drunk as the afternoon wears on).

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The parents’ guide to what’s in this movie.
Positive Messages
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Additional Info

  • Genre:Drama, Comedy
  • Release Date:September 16, 2011
  • Languages:English
  • Captions:English
  • Audio Format:
  • Screen Pass Eligible:Yes
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