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Mr. Popper’s Penguins

When Mr. Popper (Jim Carrey) inherits six penguins, the businessman finds the responsibility of caring for the little creatures from the bottom of the Earth is turning his own life upside-down. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B
Violence: B
Sexual Content: A-
Language: B
Drugs/Alcohol: B
Run Time: 94
Theater Release: 17 Jun 2011
Video Release: 06 Dec 2011
MPAA Rating: PG
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Why Is Mr. Popper’s Penguins Rated PG?

Violence: During frequent scenes of slapstick violence, a man is hit in the groin and the head with a ball. A man bribes a desk clerk who later blackmails him. Characters are hit or knocked down by animals. A penguin bites several people.

Sexual Content: A man makes a joke about Viagra. He tries to discourage his former wife’s relationship with her new boyfriend.

Language: Numerous terms of Deity are used in the script.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Alcohol is served at social functions. Characters drink at home. One man guzzles from a wine bottle.

Other: One character suffers from flatulence. Several "poop" gags are included.

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