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Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax

Audrey (voice of Taylor Swift) is in love with trees. And Ted (voice of Zac Efron) is in love with Audrey. Because there are no trees anymore, Ted decides to impress Audrey by trying to find out what happened to the amazing plants -- which means talking to The Once-ler (voice of Ed Helms), the only creature that might know. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B
Violence: B
Sexual Content: A-
Language: A-
Drugs/Alcohol: A+
Run Time: 86
Theater Release: 01 Mar 2012
Video Release: 07 Aug 2012
MPAA Rating: PG
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Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax is rated PG: for brief mild language.

Director: Chris Renaud, Kyle Balda
Cast: Zac Efron, Taylor Swift, Danny DeVito, Ed Helms, Betty White, Rob Riggle
Studio: 2012 Universal Pictures
Website: Official site for Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax.

Detailed Review

Twelve-year-old Ted (voice of Zac Efron) lives on a perfectly manicured street lined with blow-up bushes, battery-operated trees and plastic flowers that never fade. Typical of many tween boys,… 
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Why Is Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax Rated PG?

Violence: The film contains numerous depictions of slapstick and cartoon-like violence. A man is… 
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The film targets big business as the villain but what role do consumers play?… 
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Video alternatives / Home Video Bonus Features

The directors and screenwriter of this animation also worked together creating the movieDespicable… 
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