Picture from ParaNorman
Overall B-

Teased by his family and peers, Norman (voice of Kodi Smit-McPhee) feels the only friends he has are the dead people he can inexplicably see. But his unusual gift might make him a hero if he has the courage to stop a witch's curse that his ghost buddies have warned him about.

Violence C+
Sexual Content B
Profanity B
Substance Use A

MPAA Rating: PG for scary action and images, thematic elements, some rude humor and language.

Talk to your kids about…


How does Norman resolve his bullying issue? What are some realistic methods young people could use to overcome this threat?

What stereotypes do you see in this movie? Consider Norman, Courtney, Neil and Mitch. Do you think stereotypes affect the way we view certain types of people?