Picture from Battlefield Earth
Overall C+

IN JUST 9 MINUTES, aliens from the planet Psychlo practically eliminated Earth's inhabitants. By 3000 A.D., surviving humans have reverted to a caveman-like existence in the Rocky Mountains.

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

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for intense sci-fi action.

Talk to your kids about…

Battlefield Earth

How much do we really know about the past from experts with “superior intelligence” interpreting the facts for us?

How many different cinematic effects were employed to give the viewer a sense of oppression and suspense?

How many hours in a simulator would be required to fly a jet fighter? Would aviation fuel be combustible after 1,000 years? Finally, why would a superior race have rotten teeth, while primitive cave-dwellers sport a Colgate smile?