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Frankenweenie

Tim Burton presents his macabre style of animation again in this Frankenstein takeoff. When Victor's (voice of Charlie Tahan) pet dog dies the enterprising, budding scientist stitches the pup back to life. Unfortunately his uncertain methods create very different results than he had hoped for. Get the movie review and more. »

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Overall: C+
Violence: C+
Sexual Content: A-
Language: A
Drugs/Alcohol: B+
Run Time: 87
Theater Release: 05 Oct 2012
Video Release: 07 Jan 2013
MPAA Rating: PG
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Why Is Frankenweenie Rated PG?


Violence: Characters are bullied at school. The death of an animal is depicted off screen. A boy falls off the roof of a house and breaks his arm. Angry adults yell during a meeting at the school. Characters are caught inside a burning building. A girl falls from atop a building. An animal is impaled with a stick. Monster-like characters destroy the fairgrounds. Dead animals are shocked with electricity.

Sexual Content: Brief mild sexual innuendo is heard.

Language: None noted.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Minor, secondary characters drink beer in one scene.

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