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Overall A-

In this animated Irish movie, 12-year-old Brendan (voice of Evan McGuire) must ward off Vikings and mythical creatures in the quest complete the Book of Kells, an illuminated manuscript with a power all its own.

Violence C+
Sexual Content A
Profanity A
Substance Use A

MPAA Rating: Not Rated

Why is The Secret of Kells rated Not Rated?

Official MPAA Rating: The Secret of Kells is rated Not Rated for

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Violence: Brendan’s life is in frequent peril from vicious wolves, marauding Vikings, and a monstrous snake-like creature. The film contains some frightening depictions of villages being attacked and burned by invaders. Characters become trapped, and sustain arrow and sword injuries (no blood shown). The deaths of a number of characters are implied.

Sexual Content: None noted.

Language: None noted.

Alcohol/Drug Use: None noted.

The Secret of Kells
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G Violence.
Alberta PG Violence, Frightening Scenes.
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario G Some Scary Scenes.
Quebec G
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video G