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Overall B+

When the Boogieman (voice of Jude Law) uses fear to pursue his evil intentions, a group of guardians gathers to stop him. They include Santa Claus (voice of Alec Baldwin), the Easter Bunny (voice of Hugh Jackman), the Tooth Fairy (voice of Isla Fisher), the mute Sandman and a new recruit -- Jack Frost (voice of Chris Pine).

Violence B-
Sexual Content A
Profanity A-
Substance Use A

MPAA Rating: PG PG for thematic elements and some mildly scary action.

Why is Rise of the Guardians rated PG?

Official MPAA Rating: Rise of the Guardians is rated PG for PG for thematic elements and some mildly scary action.

Please read our content details for this movie to help determine if it is suitable for members of your family. We also encourage you to check our full review and our movie information page.

Violence: Characters are shaken, dropped, kidnapped, and shocked with electricity, as well as kicked and hit by flying objects. A character races through traffic and down busy streets on a sled. A character drowns. Some weapon use is shown, including swords and large axes. A man is punched in the face and has his tooth knocked out. A dog growls menacingly before chasing another character. Characters repeatedly punch others. A boy falls down a deep ice crevice. Frequent moments of peril and fright are shown.

Sexual Content: A female character is attracted to a boy.

Language: Some brief name-calling is included.

Alcohol / Drug Use: None noted.

Rise of the Guardians
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G May Frighten Young Children.
Alberta G
Manitoba G Frightening Scenes.
Ontario G Some Scary Scenes, Cartoon/Animation Action.
Quebec G
Martimes G
Canadian Home Video G

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