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The Pacifier

Navy S.E.A.L. Shane Wolfe (Vin Diesel), has confidently handled many dangerous missions, but he's about to face his most difficult assignment yet: Protecting the lives of five children. Unfortunately, basic training didn't cover dirty diapers or den mothering, so the officer-turned-babysitter will have to formulate his own plan for keeping the kiddies pacified. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B-
Violence: C
Sexual Content: B
Language: B
Drugs/Alcohol: A
Theater Release: 03 Mar 2005
Video Release: 27 Jun 2005
MPAA Rating: PG
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Home Video Extra Features

DVD Release Date: 28 June 2005
The world’s buffest babysitter can now come to your house, thanks to Disney Home Video’s DVD release of The Pacifier. Keep the kiddies entertained with the featurettes On Set With Brad Garrett: Unpacified, On Set With Mr. Diesel: Action Hero and Nice Guy, and Special Ops TV Commercials, as well as a collection of deleted scenes and bloopers. Writer/director Adam Shankman also provides an audio commentary. Sound tracks are available in English and French (both Dolby Digital 5.1), with French subtitles.

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