When the local farmers decide to declare war on the mischievous predators invading their henhouses, they forget to take into account how hard it can be to out-fox a fox! And these field critters are particularly clever because they are following the lead of the Fantastic Mr. Fox (voice of George Clooney).
Why Is Fantastic Mr. Fox Rated PG?
Fantastic Mr. Fox is rated PG for action, smoking and slang humor.
Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Fantastic Mr. Fox...
The film contains frequent scenes of alcohol and cigarette use. Characters are shot at, electrocuted, tied up, caged, bullied and chased by dogs. During an argument, a woman scratches a man’s face. Men attempt to drown animals. Explosions destroy homes. A graphic description is given of the farmers’ intentions for the animals. A rodent is killed and his dead body is put into the sewer. Characters steal items, lie to others and destroy property. The script substitutes the word "cuss" for profanities throughout the film. A married couple kisses briefly and discusses pregnancies.
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Canadian Movie Ratings
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
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Release Date: 23 March 2010
Fantastic Mr. Fox releases to DVD (single disc) with the following extras:
- Widescreen presentation of the film on DVD
- From Script to Screen
- Still Life (Puppet Animation)
- A Beginners Guide to Whack-Bat
Fantastic Mr. Fox also releases in a Blu-ray/DVD Combo edition. This version offers all of bonus materials of the DVD edition plus:
- Widescreen presentation of the film in Blu-ray
- Digital Copy of the film
- Making Mr. Fox Fantastic
- The Look Of Fantastic Mr. Fox
- The Puppet Makers
- The Cast
- Bill And His Badger
- Fantastic Mr. Fox: The World Of Roald Dahl