Why is The Secret World of Arrietty rated G?
Official MPAA Rating: The Secret World of Arrietty is rated G for
Violence: A bird attacks and pecks a cat that is stalking something in the garden. A large bug threatens one of the Borrowers. A tiny character is chased by a cat and later by a bird that thrashes wildly after it becomes stuck in a window screen. A woman hits the bird with a shoe. A boy shows off a freshly detached cricket leg he intends to eat for dinner. A home is damaged and later destroyed. A tiny character is captured and put in a glass jar. A woman calls in exterminators to take care of the “pests.”
Sexual Content: Appropriate affectionate gestures are depicted between friends of opposite genders.
Language: A mother makes a plea to a higher power using a term of Christian Deity.
Alcohol / Drug Use: Alcohol is served at dinner for the Big People. A woman is accused of getting into the sherry.