Picture from Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
Overall B+

Categorized as a "prequel," The Phantom Menace introduces us to the characters and a plot that are featured in the first Star Wars franchise. In this episode, a youthful Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor) meets the boy Anakin Skywalker (Jake Lloyd) and unwittingly starts him on the path to becoming the tyrant Darth Vader.

Violence C+
Sexual Content A-
Profanity A
Substance Use A

Why is Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace rated PG?

Official MPAA Rating: Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace is rated PG for for sci-fi action/violence.

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