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Teased, ridiculed and separated from his overly-protective mother because the other circus animals and performers don't like his big ears, Dumbo the baby elephant tries to find a way to rise above his enormous handicap. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B
Violence: B
Sexual Content: A-
Language: A-
Drugs/Alcohol: C
Run Time: 64
Theater Release: 31 Mar 1942
Video Release: 20 Sep 2011
MPAA Rating: G
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Dumbo is rated G:

Director: Samuel Armstrong, Norman Ferguson
Cast: Verna Felton, John McLeish
Studio: 1941 Walt Disney Home Entertainment
Website: Official site for Dumbo.

Detailed Review

In the early 1940s, while Walt Disney's animation studio was busy with a number of projects including the ambitious Fantasia, a group of artist were also working on a short… 
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Why Is Dumbo Rated G?

The movie focuses on the plight of a little elephant with big ears. After being… 
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Talk It Over

Timothy Mouse tells Dumbo, “The very thing that held you down is what is going… 
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