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Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure

When faced with dire consequences if they fail their history exam, Bill and Ted (Alex Winter and Keanu Reeves), who happen to have access to a time machine, take a trip back in time to meet the famous people they should be studying about. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B-
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: B-
Language: C+
Drugs/Alcohol: C+
Run Time: 90
Theater Release: 16 Feb 1989
Video Release: 12 Nov 2012
MPAA Rating: PG
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Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure is rated PG:

Director: Stephen Herek
Cast: Keanu Reeves, Alex Winter, George Carlin
Studio: 1989 MGM/UA

Detailed Review

If you’ve never considered history to be a bodacious subject, then maybe you haven’t seen it from the perspective of Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure. Two academically challenged high… 
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Why Is Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure Rated PG?

Violence: Man attacks a mannequin with a baseball bat. Characters are sentenced to death… 
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