20,000 Leagues Under The Sea parents guide

20,000 Leagues Under The Sea

Overall B

Based on the novel by Jules Verne, this swashbuckling Disney Classic tells the high seas adventure story of Captain Nemo (James Mason). Commander of the Nautilus, a futuristic submarine, Nemo is also ruler of an undersea utopia that holds a stash of dark secrets.

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

Why is 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea rated G? The MPAA rated 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea G

Run Time: 127 minutes

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20,000 Leagues Under The Sea
Rating & Content Info

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Why is 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea rated G? 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea is rated G by the MPAA

Film adaptation ofJules Verne’s story of a brilliant man haunted by his past who creates an amazing utopia beneath the ocean’s surface.

Violence: C+ Talk of sea monster, man hit with cane, street fight between sailors, at least 3 scenes with ships blowing up, battle between ship and sea monster, men thrown overboard, scene of underwater funeral, fight with sailors on sub, man tries to drown others, shark attacks men, men caught stealing, scene depicting slave camp, man is punched in face and ribs, skulls in tree, cannibals shoots arrows and attack men, men shocked by electrical sub, warship fires on sub, intense scene of squid attacking submarine and sailors, men attacked on island, man shot in back with gun, men fight in sub and one man tries to drown the other man, island blown up by explosives, man appears to die from gunshot wound, sub sinks with men on board.

Sexual Content: A- Woman shown wearing dress with lower cut neckline, man sings a rowdy sailor song with some questionable references to women, man makes comments about women and native girls.

Language: A

Alcohol / Drug Use: C+ Men are shown consuming alcohol on several occasions, man is portrayed as drunken on at least two occasions, men smoke cigars.

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20,000 Leagues Under The Sea
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated -----
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video G

News About "20,000 Leagues Under The Sea"

Cast and Crew

20,000 Leagues Under The Sea is directed by and stars Kirk Douglas, James Mason, Peter Lorre.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea movie is May 19, 2003. Here are some details…

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Other futuristic adventures you may want to explore are: Space Camp, where a group of teenagers are accidentally shot into orbit and have to find their way back to Earth, or Titan AE, where the destruction of earth leaves a renegade crew searching for the future of mankind. For another sub adventure where the motives of the brilliant captain are in doubt, check our review of The Hunt For Red October.