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The Rescuers

When The Rescue Aid Society receives a message for help from a young orphan (voice of Michelle Stacy), they put two of their agents, Miss Bianca and Mr. Bernard (voice of Eva Gabor and Bob Newhart) on the case. The two little mice set out on the dangerous mission despite the enormity of the situation. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B-
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: A-
Language: A
Drugs/Alcohol: B-
Run Time: 78
Theater Release: 22 Jun 1977
Video Release: 21 Aug 2012
MPAA Rating: G
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Why Is The Rescuers Rated G?

Violence: A desperate child sends messages for help in bottles she tosses into the ocean. An orphaned child is verbally abused and intentionally manipulated. She is also kidnapped, hounded by alligators and forced to enter a dark cave that floods during high tide. Characters experience perilous situations including frightening moments, scary car drives, a risky airplane ride (aboard a bird), near drowning, falling from heights, and threats of being eaten by other creatures. Guns are fired at characters and fireworks cause explosions. Skeletons are depicted.

Sexual Content: Some male characters express mildly chauvinistic views. Characters are seen in their underwear. A couple hugs and kisses.

Language: Name-calling.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A character, depicted as drunken, drinks moonshine and gives some to others.

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