The Sleepover Netflix Movie Review: A Not Too Corny Family-Friendly Movie

The Sleepover Netflix Movie Review
When I first saw the trailer for Netflix’s The Sleepover Movie, I knew I had to add to my watch list. I got a mix of Adventures in Babysitting, Diary of the Wimpy Kid and Spy Kids feels that I knew it was going to be a good movie for the entire family to watch and I was right.

I’m breaking down my full review and thoughts about the movie below. Would you want to go on a family adventure like this? The Sleepover comes to Netflix on August 21st so be sure to watch it!

The Sleepover

Family-Friendly Comedy

You will be laughing throughout this whole movie. Seriously. It is filled with family-friendly comedy for all ages. I feel like Kevin stole the show starting with the hilarious bathroom scene and Mim with her great comebacks. Yes, there are some cheesy lines and dad jokes but that is what makes it funny.

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Action Packed Adventure

From the get go you already know that this is going to packed with action adventure but what you don’t know is that there is a plot twist you did not see coming. There is some butt kicking, mystery solving action throughout the film to keep you guessing with an ending that you will not expect.

Favorite Netflix’s The Sleepover Movie Quotes

“I’m not allowed to have processed cheeses.” – Lewis
“Then it will be our little secret.” – Ron
“I’m not allowed to have secrets.” – Lewis

“One time I took two puddings at lunch. I’m a real bad boy.” – Kevin

“There are bugs everywhere, that thing is cocooning.” – Kevin

“I’m not allowed to get involved in criminal adventure.” – Lewis

“I played Jaws before Jaws.” – Kevin

“I don’t want this adventure.” – Mim

Is Netflix’s The Sleepover Movie Okay for Kids?

Yes, Netflix’s The Sleepover movies is safe for kids to watch. There are no bad words but there is some fighting in the film. I felt the fighting scenes were pretty safe for kids to watch and no one died in the movie.

Overall Thoughts

I really enjoyed this movie from beginning to end. I thought the story line was good and the humor and mystery kept me interested. Would I watch it again? Probably not as one time was good enough for me. Do I think kids would enjoy it? Yes, I think any age would enjoy this movie. Be sure to watch Netflix’s The Sleepover on August 21st! 

About The Sleepover Movie

In this family adventure-comedy, Clancy (Sadie Stanley) and her kid brother Kevin (Maxwell Simkins) discover that their seemingly normal stay-at-home mom Margot (Malin Åkerman) is actually a former high-end thief in the witness protection program. When both their mom and dad (Ken Marino) are kidnapped and forced to pull one last job with an ex-flame of Margot’s (Joe Manganiello), the siblings must team up to rescue their parents over the course of one action-packed night that they’ll never forget. THE SLEEPOVER is directed by Trish Sie (Pitch Perfect 3).

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