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Still shot from the movie: Marmaduke.


Re-envisioning the comic strip, Marmaduke (voiced by Owen Wilson) is a big part of his human family's life. But when the Winslows (Lee Pace and Judy Greer) move, the Great Dane has to find new friends at the dog park while making a good impression on his master's boss (William H, Macy). Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B-
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: A-
Language: A-
Drugs/Alcohol: B
Run Time: 89
Theater Release: 04 Jun 2010
Video Release: 31 Aug 2010
MPAA Rating: PG
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Why Is Marmaduke Rated PG?

Violence: A cat is tossed through the air, punched and bitten. During an unsanctioned house party, the guests trash the home. Animals urinate on several occasions including into a man’s drink. A group of dogs bully and threaten a newcomer. Animals are trapped in a water drainage pipe. A man rescues an animal from an aqueduct. A child lies to his parents.

Sexual content: The film contains a couple of flatulence gags.

Language: Some mild name-calling is included.

Alcohol and Drug Use: Animals experience drug-like hallucinations after eating mushrooms. Two animals are given sedatives before being put on a plane. Mild innuendo includes comments about drinking drainpipe water.

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