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.
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.