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Activists and filmmakers team up to expose the danger to dolphins and humans alike in the documentary The Cove.
Why Is The Cove Rated PG-13?
The Cove is rated PG-13 for disturbing content.
Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in The Cove...
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Frequent portrayals of abuses toward animals (some blood and detail shown).
- Four scenes depicting animal slaughter.
- Infrequent descriptions and portrayals of violence towards humans (some involving children).
- Archival footage of people suffering from mercury poisoning (some detail shown).
- Occasional disturbing scenes that may frighten children.
- Verbal references to sexual activity.
- Brief portrayal of sexual activity (no nudity or detail shown).
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, profanity and cursing.
Drugs and Alcohol:
- Use of tobacco.
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Canadian Movie Ratings
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
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Details on home video releases of The Cove...
The Cove releases to DVD on December 8, 2009 and to Blu-ray on April 8. 2011.
The Cove on Blu-ray includes the following bonus extras:
- Audio commentary with director Louie Psihoyos and producer Fisher Stevens.
- Black Ops Covert Gear.
- Mercury Rising.
- Deleted Scenes.
- Theatrical Trailer.