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Amelia Earhart (Hillary Swank) believed women could pilot an airplane just as well as men -- and she set several records to prove it! This biographical drama looks at her life, troubled relationships and amazing accomplishments, as well as her history-making attempt to fly around the world. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B+
Violence: B
Sexual Content: C+
Language: B-
Drugs/Alcohol: C
Run Time: 111
Theater Release: 23 Oct 2009
Video Release: 02 Feb 2010
MPAA Rating: PG
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How We Determine Our Grades

Amelia is rated PG: for some sensuality, language, thematic elements and smoking.

Cast: Hilary Swank, Richard Gere, Ewan McGregor
Studio: 2009 Fox Searchlight
Website: Official site for Amelia.

Detailed Review

Knowing the inevitable ending of Amelia makes this film a bit sober, even from the opening credits. But rather than focus on Amelia Earhart’s (Hilary Swank) disappearance over the Pacific… 
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Why Is Amelia Rated PG?

Smoking and cigar use are portrayed in a historic setting, along with a scene in… 
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Talk It Over

How did Amelia Earhart’s pursuit of her dream contribute to aviation advancements? What barriers was… 
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