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Rescuers Down Under

Thirteen years after the début of The Rescuers (in 1977), Disney Studios resurrected the movie's main characters, Mr. Bernard (voice of Bob Newhart) and Miss Bianca (voice of Eva Gabor), and sent them on a new adventure way Down Under in the Australian outback. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B-
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: A-
Language: A
Drugs/Alcohol: B+
Run Time: 78
Theater Release: 15 Nov 1990
Video Release: 21 Aug 2012
MPAA Rating: G
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Why Is Rescuers Down Under Rated G?

Violence: Animals and humans are endangered by the cruel actions of a poacher (the deaths of some are implied). Characters are kidnapped, caught in traps and locked in cages. A lizard-like creature hounds other animals and humans. Characters are frequently in perilous situations including threats from hostile animals, frightening flights, weapons (guns and knives) and falls from heights and waterfalls. A character thinks medical personal are putting his life is at risk. A man ties up a child and throws knifes at him. Later, he dangles the boy over a river full of hungry crocodiles.

Sexual Content: A shirtless boy is seen. A character gets tangles up in some woman’s underwear. Mild sexual innuendo is heard. A woman smacks a man she thinks is flirting with her.

Language: Name-calling and slurs are used.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A doctor tries to inject an unwilling patient with a needle.

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