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Overall D+

Finding no purpose in his life as the inheritor of a prosperous newspaper empire, Britt Reid (Seth Rogen) is inspired to secretly reinvent himself by Kato (Jay Chou), his father's former mechanic. Together the pair creates a masked superhero known as The Green Hornet.

Violence D
Sexual Content B-
Profanity C-
Substance Use C

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sequences of violent action, language, sensuality and drug content.

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The Green Hornet

How many characters are killed or maimed in this film? Are these deaths mourned? Who are the countless victims that result from the collateral damage produced during crime sprees?

According to an MTV interview, Seth Rogen envisioned his Green Hornet character as a male version of heiress Paris Hilton. What difficulties are faced by children born to parents who have accomplished great things? How challenging is it to make a name for yourself? Is the Green Hornet character a fair depiction?

How does this movie glamorize crime? How does the soundtrack make the mayhem seem less horrific? How does this superhero differ from others?

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