Arctic Tale parents guide

Arctic Tale

Overall B

This documentary follows the challenges faced by a polar bear cub and a walrus pup as they struggle to grow to adulthood. Narrated by Queen Latifah, the film also looks at the effects of global warming on the animals' Arctic environment.

Violence B
Sexual Content A
Profanity A
Substance Use A

Why is Arctic Tale rated G? The MPAA rated Arctic Tale G

Run Time: 96 minutes

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Arctic Tale
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Arctic Tale rated G? Arctic Tale is rated G by the MPAA

This film uses documentary footage, shot over a period of years, to piece together a fictional story of a mother polar bear and her cubs, as well as a walrus and her pup. Due to changing conditions caused by global warming, the animals are forced to adapt to an unpredictable environment. This creates scenes of wildlife in distress due to hunger and fatigue, including the deaths of two “named” characters. Some very innocuous discussions of animal mating behavior are included. Sounds of flatulence are heard while we view a walrus herd.

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Arctic Tale
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta G
Manitoba Not Rated -----
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video G

News About "Arctic Tale"

Cast and Crew

Arctic Tale is directed by and stars Queen Latifah.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Arctic Tale movie is December 3, 2007. Here are some details…

DVD Release Dates: 4 December 2007

Paramount Home Entertainment is releasing Arctic Tale on DVD and HD DVD, just in time for the snowy, holiday season.

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