Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker

Overall B-

Suave, cool and sophisticated, this blonde adolescent gets pulled into the world of secret service activities after his uncle Ian (Ewan McGregor), whom Alex (Alex Pettyfer) didn't know was a spy, is killed while on a mission. It's a high-octane adventure with oodles of action violence that will play well to young adolescents... if their parents are okay with a few senseless killings.

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

Why is Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker rated PG? The MPAA rated Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker PG for sequences of action violence and some peril.

Run Time: 93 minutes

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Why is Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker rated PG? Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker is rated PG by the MPAA for sequences of action violence and some peril.

This junior spy film contains more violence than most US PG-rated films. Gunplay is included throughout. In one instance a man is assassinated, and in another a man is killed for making a simple mistake. Along with hand-to-hand and foot-to-crotch combat, there are many moments of peril and a couple “made you jump” scenes. No blood is shown as a result of these situations. As well, there’s a big dangerous jellyfish we know will tangle with someone before the movie’s end. Language is limited to a couple uses of the word “heck.” No sexual content was noted.

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Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence.
Alberta PG Violence.
Manitoba PG Violence.
Ontario PG Violence.
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video PG

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Cast and Crew

Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker is directed by and stars Ewan McGregor, Sarah Bolger.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker movie is December 18, 2006. Here are some details…

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Successful movie franchises featuring young covert operatives include: Agent Cody Banks I and its sequel Agent Cody Banks II: Destination London, and Spy Kids—Episode I, Episode II and Episode 3-D: Game Over. Ewan McGregor, who plays Uncle Ian, is perhaps best known for his role as a mentor in another popular movie series, Star Wars—Episode I: The Phantom Menace, Episode II: Attack Of The Clones and Episode III: Revenge of the Sith.