Why is Mr. Popper’s Penguins rated PG?
Official MPAA Rating: Mr. Popper’s Penguins is rated PG for for mild rude humor and some language.
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.