Picture from Secretariat
Overall A

When business looks bad for her father's company, Penny Chenery (Diane Lane) takes over his horse stables, even though she is only a housewife. Hiring an experienced trainer (John Malkovich) she bets everything on a promising animal named Secretariat. This movie is based on the true story of the 1973 Triple Crown winner.

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

MPAA Rating: PG for brief mild language.

Why is Secretariat rated PG?

Official MPAA Rating: Secretariat is rated PG for for brief mild language.

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Violence: A man dies from natural causes. Brief combative verbal discussions take place between characters on several occasions.

Sexual Content: A bodily function is briefly commented on.

Language: One mild swear word and some name-calling is included in the script.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Adults drink at social events. A woman drinks after the death of her father.

Other: An injured man is shown after a riding accident.

Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta G
Manitoba G
Ontario G
Quebec G
Martimes G
Canadian Home Video G