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Overall B

After Dopler asks Dr Gibbs (Robin Thomas), Zak's father, to help him solve the rapid aging defect of the timepiece, their entire family is suddenly threatened.

Violence B-
Sexual Content B
Profanity B
Substance Use A-

MPAA Rating: PG for action violence and mild language

Talk to your kids about…


Federal agents are worried about the possible repercussions if Dopler’s watch should fall into the wrong hands. How easy do you think it is for terrorists or criminals to access new inventions? Should scientists be held accountable for damage done by their creations? When does the usefulness of the discovery outweigh the risks is brings?

Dr. Gibbs believes that “awesome power brings awesome responsibility.” Teenagers experience an increase in privileges (such as driving, staying out later, and making more of their own choices) as they move from child to adult. What kinds of responsibilities accompany those freedoms? How do you prove to your parents that you can live up to those responsibilities?