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Charles Darwin is remembered as the father of the theory of evolution. But this dramatization of his life looks at the naturalist (played by Paul Bettany) as a father who has lost a child (Martha West), and a husband who is in danger of losing his wife (Jennifer Connelly) as he formulates his controversial manuscript, The Origin of Species. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: B-
Language: B+
Drugs/Alcohol: B-
Run Time: 108
Theater Release: 22 Jan 2010
Video Release: 29 Jun 2010
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Creation is rated PG-13: for some intense thematic material.

Director: Jon Amiel
Cast: Paul Bettany, Jennifer Connelly
Studio: 2010 New Market Films
Website: Official site for Creation.

Detailed Review

There are few names that spark such heated argument between religious and scientific communities as that of Charles Darwin. The English naturalist’s theory on evolution was even at the heart… 
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Why Is Creation Rated PG-13?

Charles’s office and workspace are filled with bottles of fetuses and other specimens. Animals are… 
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Charles Darwin published his theories in the book On the Origin of the Species in… 
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Actors Benedict Cumberbatch and Toby Jones, who portray Charles’ supporters in this film, also star… 
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