Why is Walking With Dinosaurs rated PG?
Official MPAA Rating: Walking With Dinosaurs is rated PG for for creature action and peril, and mild rude humor.
Violence: An animal is attacked and bitten, leaving a hole in his head plate. Siblings argue and make mean comments to each other. Numerous animals are attacked, captured and eaten (with no blood shown). Animals are caught in a forest fire and some die off-screen. A father dies defending his offspring. Male dinosaurs engage in a fight to lead the herd. Animals fall through the ice while crossing a frozen lake. Young dinosaurs become frightened after being separated from the herd. Two animals fight and one is caught under a fallen tree. An animal’s “arm” is broken during a fight and several teeth are knocked out.
Sexual Content: The script contains some mild, veiled sexual innuendo.
Language: Brief name-calling is heard.
Alcohol / Drug Use:None noted.
Other: A small animal is defecated on. Other infrequent jokes with mild potty humor are included. A mother dinosaur vomits up pre-chewed food for her babies.