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Age by Age Review For: Oblivion Blu-ray Combo Pack
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Best For Tweens (10-12)
Rated PG-13
Age-By-Age Guide
Action Adventure | Fantasy/Sci-Fi
It's the year 2077, Earth has been evacuated, and drone repairman Jack Harper (Tom Cruise) finds himself on a mission to save mankind.

The fact that director Joseph Koskinski's only other contribution to cinema has been TRON: Legacy should give you an idea of what to expect in this epic (meaning long) sci-fi action film. Tweens are likely to want to see it because of the hype but this post-apocalyptic story is very loud and violent, with some nudity and profanity, including one big "f"-bomb. Be warned: the story is so confusing, the title is an accurate foreshadowing of the state of mind in which it will leave most viewers.
Baby (0-2)
No This movie is intended for older children.
Preschool (3-5)
No This movie is intended for older children.
Kids (6-9)
No This movie is intended for older children.
Tweens (10-12)
Maybe Between the violence, sex, and profanity, the movie straddles the line between PG-13 and R, making it inappropriate for younger tweens. It's got a ton of style but not a whole lot of substance, and it's hard to get a handle on exactly what's going on at any given point. Regardless, kids will ultimately get the message that it's important to retain our humanity and that love does conquer all.
--Lois Alter Mark, the Flicks for Kids Expert
DVD Features
The combo pack comes with Blu-ray, DVD and digital versions of the movie. The DVD includes deleted scenes, and segments about the music, the visual effects and the making of the movie. The Blu-ray adds segments about the stunts and the Bubble Ship, and isolates the score so viewers can watch the entire film accompanied by the music track.
Points For Parents
Movie Pluses

  • Good triumphs over evil
  • Love conquers all
Movie Minuses

  • Lots of death and destruction
  • Some profanity
  • Sexuality, including a bare female backside