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Barbie In The Nutcracker

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Oct 02, 2001

MPAA Rating

Not Rated

Cast

Kelly Sheridan
Tim Curry

Studio

(pictures (c)2001 Artisan Entertainment)

Still shot from the movie: Barbie In The Nutcracker.

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Synopsis

Most would agree that beginning a ballet career at the age of 42 would be a difficult task at best.... but then most of us aren't Barbie.

Content Details

Why Is Barbie In The Nutcracker Rated Not Rated?

Barbie In The Nutcracker is rated Not Rated

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Overall: B
Imagine Toy Story II meets Fantasia 2000, and you’ll have a good idea of what to expect from Barbie’s first movie. This version supplies more plot and violence than the traditional rendition, which may be a concern to purists and very young viewers. Other than the obvious marketing ploy, the film may also sell its predominantly female audience on ballet too.

Violence: B
Evil Mouse King uses magic scepter to cast spells, such as shrinking a character or turning others into stone. Wooden character’s arm occasionally detaches. Spear-carrying soldiers threaten characters. Characters engage in sword fighting. Fleeing characters climb garland that fails under their weight. Snowballs thrown at characters. Stone monster destroys things he stomps on while pursuing characters. Characters captured and imprisoned. Wooden character threatened with being splintered into kindling and set on fire.

Sexual Content: A
Depictions of unmarried couple holding hands, dancing together, and kissing. Some characters wear ballet style costumes.

Language: A
None.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A
None.

Home Video Viewing Alternatives

Here are some ideas for home video titles that are related to Barbie In The Nutcracker.

For a more traditional telling of this ballet see The Nutcracker. Toy Story II offers another computer-generated version of Barbie, while Fantasia 2000 provides similar animated dance sequences.

The marketing machine behind Barbie has ventured into other media products before. Check our review of the Playstation video game, Barbie Super Sports.

Canadian Movie Ratings

BC
SK
Not Rated
AB Not Rated
MB Not Rated -----
ON Not Rated
QC Not Rated
NB
NS
NL
PE
Not Rated

Canadian Home Video Rating: Pendin

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