Annie (1982) parents guide

Annie (1982)

Ginger and spice --that's what little Annie is made of.

Overall B

Annie (Aileen Quinn) is an abused orphan whose outlook for tomorrow becomes brighter after the spicy red-head charms her way into the heart of a wealthy man (Albert Finney).

Release date June 18, 1982

Violence B
Sexual Content B
Profanity B-
Substance Use C

Why is Annie (1982) rated PG? The MPAA rated Annie (1982) PG for a scene of child imperilment, some mild language and strong alcohol use.

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Annie (1982)
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Annie (1982) rated PG? Annie (1982) is rated PG by the MPAA for a scene of child imperilment, some mild language and strong alcohol use.

Violence: A woman threatens and yells at the children in her charge. A character is hit in the face with a mop. A child beats up a group of boys. A child is kidnapped, chased up and then pushed over the side of a bridge. Characters engage in pushing and shoving.

Sexual Content: A female character makes advances toward some male characters. A married couple engages in a suggestive dance.

Language: The script contains a handful of mild profanities, some terms of Deity and name-calling.

Alcohol / Drug Use:Some characters are seen smoking. Miss Hannigan drinks often and is depicted as drunk on several occasions.

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Annie (1982)
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
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Cast and Crew

Annie (1982) is directed by John Huston and stars Aileen Quinn, Albert Finney, Carol Burnett.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Annie (1982) movie is January 13, 2004. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Annie: Special Anniversary Edition
Release Date: 13 January 2004
On the 20th Anniversary, Annie releases to home video (DVD) with the following bonus features:
- Exclusive musical performance of "It's a Hard Knock Life" by pop group Play
- The Age of Annie trivia game
- Sing along with Annie!
- Act along with Annie!
- New DTS sound mix
- My Hollywood Adventure with Aileen Quinn

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In 1995 a sequel was made for this film, titled Annie: A Royal Adventure. Anne of Green Gables is also a famous redheaded orphan. Another parentless child finds herself in danger in The Rescuers. This Broadway show gets the big screen treatment again in the 2014 movie Annie.