Apollo 13 parents guide

Apollo 13

A routine trip to the moon turns into anything but a routine voyage.

Overall A-

Originally intending to land on the lunar surface, Jim Lovell (Tom Hanks), Fred Haise (Bill Paxton), and Jack Swigert (Kevin Bacon) are forced to scrap their flight plan when an explosion destroys part of their vessel. This movie is based on the true events of the Apollo 13 Moon Mission.

Release date June 29, 1995

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

Why is Apollo 13 rated PG? The MPAA rated Apollo 13 PG for language and emotional intensity.

Run Time: 140 minutes

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Apollo 13
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG some very coarse language.
Alberta PG
Manitoba PG
Ontario PG
Quebec G
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video PG

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News About "Apollo 13"

Cast and Crew

Apollo 13 is directed by Ron Howard and stars Tom Hanks, Bill Paxton, Kevin Bacon.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Apollo 13 movie is June 2, 2015. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Apollo 13: 20th Anniversary
Release Date: 2 June 2015
Apollo 13 releases in a 20th Anniversary edition (Blu-ray/Digital Copy) with the following extras:
- Blu-ray version of the movie newly restored and re-mastered from high resolution 35mm original film elements.
- Feature Commentaries with Director Ron Howard and Jim and Marilyn Lovell
- Apollo 13: Twenty Years Later
- Lost Moon: The Triumph of Apollo 13
- Conquering Space: The Moon and Beyond
- Lucky 13: The Astronaut’s Story
- Theatrical Trailer
- U-Control: The Apollo Era
- U-Control: Tech-Splanations

Home Video Notes: Apollo 13—15th Anniversary Edition
Release Date: April 13, 2010
Apollo 13 releases on Blu-ray in a 15th Anniversary Edition. This 2-disc package offers:
- Lost Moon: The Triumph of Apollo 13
- Conquering Space: The Moon and Beyond
- Lucky 13: The Astronaut’s Story
- My Scenes
- Feature Commentary with Director Ron Howard
- Feature Commentary with Jim and Marilyn Lovell
- Pocket BLU U Control
-  BD Live
- Audio: DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (English), DTS 5.1 Surround (Castilian Spanish), DTS 5.1 Surround (Latin Spanish), DTS 5.1 Surround (French European), DTS 5.1 Surround (Italian), DTS 5.1 Surround (Hungarian), DTS 5.1 Surround (Czech) - Subtitles: English SDH, French Canadian, Italian, Castilian Spanish, Latin Spanish, Swedish, Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Portuguese and Greek
-Picture: Widescreen (2.35:1)

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