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Overall B+

When young Eragon (Edward Speleers) stumbles upon a strange, blue stone, he has no idea the discovery will change his fate from humble farm boy to chosen liberator of his oppressed countrymen. This medieval tale of warriors and dragons is low on language and sexual content, but depicts a lot of violent action as the hero learns the skills and self-control necessary to battle the forces of sorcery and evil.

Violence D+
Sexual Content A
Profanity A
Substance Use A

Why is Eragon rated PG?

Official MPAA Rating: Eragon is rated PG for for fantasy violence, intense battle sequences and some frightening images.

Please read our content details for this movie to help determine if it is suitable for members of your family. We also encourage you to check our full review and our movie information page.

Aimed at teens, this fantasy tale steers clear of language concerns, sexual content and drug/alcohol use. However, the script includes a bounty of sword fighting, stabbings and hand-to-hand struggles. Men are impaled, shot in the head, tortured, crushed by falling rocks and burned by dragon fire. The king’s sorcerer also employs torture and black magic to hunt down the rebels.

 

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