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It can sometimes be difficult to predict whether you are happy with a child viewing the content of certain movies. Is This Movie Suitable's aim is to provide helpful and informative reviews that highlight anything we feel you would want know about before committing your time and money to a trip to the cinema, movie store or streamable content.

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Kamikaze Girls

Kamikaze Girls

Kamikaze Girls – Momoko is not a typical teen. She seems incapable of feeling anything beyond loving the fashion and gender stereotypes of the long past French Rococo era. She dresses in lavish lace dresses, but can’t afford her habit. When she starts to sell her ex-gangster father’s knock off label clothing, she finds a...
The Tale Of The Princess Kaguya

The Tale Of The Princess Kaguya

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya – Discovered inside a glowing bamboo stalk by a local bamboo cutter, a miraculous baby, named ‘Princess’ by the cutter, grows at an extraordinary rate, often before people’s eyes. Full of life, she makes many friends in the poor countryside surroundings, but her adoptive father wants nothing but the best for her and...
Kubo and the Two Strings

Kubo and the Two Strings

After having has his eye stolen as a baby by his grandfather – The Moon King – Kubo and his ill mother live a humble life in hiding. Telling magical stories with the aid of his shamisen (a magical instrument), Kubo’s mother warns him to always be home by sundown but when he loses track of time one evening, night...
Godzilla (2014)

Godzilla (2014)

When a Japanese nuclear power plant is mysteriously destroyed there are signs that secrets are being kept as to the true nature of what happened. When family man Ford Brody discovers that something ancient has been awakened and seeks to cause massive destruction, he tries to protect his loved ones. But when even the military can’t...
47 Ronin

47 Ronin

Lord Asano is a good and just master to the Samurai under his command. When their peaceful land of Ako is visited by Shogun Tsunayoshi and the evil Lord Kira, Asano is tricked by witchcraft into harming Kira, ensuring his own death sentence and the disgrace of his Samurai warriors. Seeking the help of the...
From Up On Poppy Hill

From Up On Poppy Hill

16 year old, Umi, lives in a house on the top of Poppy Hill. She runs the household for her younger siblings, the boarders, and her grandmother while her mother is away, studying in America. Her father was lost at sea during the Korean war several years before. Meeting fellow high school student, Shun, the...
The Wolverine

The Wolverine

Years after saving the life of a Japanese Officer, Yashida, during World War II when the A-Bomb was dropped on Nagasaki, Logan is asked to visit the now elderly man who wishes to say a final goodbye before he dies. When he arrives in Tokyo, Logan (a mutant also known as ‘Wolverine’, who doesn’t age,...
The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift

The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift

When 17-year-old Sean Boswell gets into trouble with the police one too many times, his mother sends him to Japan to live with his father in an attempt to straighten him out. While there, he meets fellow American student, Twinkie, who introduces Sean to Tokyo’s drift racing scene. Sean is immediately drawn in but soon...
Pom Poko

Pom Poko

A group of tanuki (magical Japanese racoon dogs) find their habitat threatened by developers looking to make a cheap buck out of Tokyo’s growing population needs. The tanuki must re-learn their ancient magical power of transformation to try to scare away the humans and save their land, but when the humans are so strong and...
Ponyo

Ponyo

5 year old Sōsuke finds a goldfish in the ocean by his house and decides to keep her, calling her Ponyo. Wanting to become human, Ponyo is very happy with her new friend. However, Ponyo’s father hates humans and takes Ponyo home but when she escapes and goes back to Sōsuke, she accidentally creates a tsunami which submerges Sosuke’s home...
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