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Still shot from the movie: Zookeeper.


A bumbling zookeeper (Kevin James) gets a rude awakening when his animal charges start talking to him, hoping to offer him relationship advice. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C+
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: B-
Language: B-
Drugs/Alcohol: C+
Run Time: 102
Theater Release: 08 Jul 2011
Video Release: 11 Oct 2011
MPAA Rating: PG
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Why Is Zookeeper Rated PG?

Violence: An animal nearly chokes to death on a piece of garbage. A porcupine shoots his quills into a man’s face. A woman is knocked off her feet. Characters crash a party. An animal talks about being cruelly treated and is shown with a facial injury. A man throws a character against a wall. Characters fall into animal cages. A loose lion threatens women. People are accused of lying. A child throws objects at animals. One character chokes another until he passes out. Inebriated characters break objects in a restaurant. Men drive recklessly through traffic. Characters fall from a bridge. A man is thrown over a fence. A character says mean things to another person. Other scenes include depictions of comedic, slapstick violence.

Sexual Content: The script contains numerous moments of veiled sexual humor including one homosexual joke. Animal mating activities are discussed. A man unintentionally exposes himself while urinating in public (no nudity is seen). A man talks about his sexual activities with a woman. Couples kiss.

Language: Frequent mild profanities and terms of Deity are included in this script.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters drink at social events on several occasions. Characters appear to be drunk at a restaurant.

Other: A man pees on a plant in a restaurant. Some bathroom humor is included.

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