Will there be a sequel to I Am Number Four? Who knows? There have been sequels to much worse films. But if it doesn't find a wide enough audience to justify another (more consistent) chapter, I Am Number Four can stand on its own as a predictable story with some visual surprises and a somewhat effective romance.

Matinee, anyone?


  • Language/Profanity: Several "Oh my God"s; "Jesus"; "crap"; "holy s-it"; "a-sholes"; "hell"; "b-tch"a joke about a girl's conception.
  • Alcohol/Smoking/Drugs: Adults drink wine at dinner.
  • Sex/Nudity: People in bathing suits; a boy and girl go up to the girl's room while the parents are at home; passionate kissing between two high school students.
  • Violence/Crime: Man grabbed and stabbed; burn marks; woman blows up a house; bullies push student into a locker; a haunted hayride includes heads on sticks and bodies that drop from above; boys fight and one almost breaks another's arm; fights between alien beings;  a shotgun is cocked; boy is held at gunpoint; a man hits the floor hard; more stabbings; shooting and explosions; frightening creatures attacks.

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