Arthur Christmas parents guide

Arthur Christmas

Overall A-

Every family shares a few secrets, but everything about Arthur Christmas' (voice of James McAvoy) life is confidential. And this proves problematic when this son of Santa has an urgent matter of his own that needs attending to on Christmas Eve.

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

Why is Arthur Christmas rated PG? The MPAA rated Arthur Christmas PG for some mild rude humor.

Run Time: 100 minutes

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Arthur Christmas
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Arthur Christmas rated PG? Arthur Christmas is rated PG by the MPAA for some mild rude humor.

Violence: Lions attack and threaten to eat characters. Other moments of peril occur when characters fly and fall out of an ancient sled. Characters discuss hitting a child in the head or finishing off someone with a rock. A dead mouse falls out of a musical instrument. Family members argue briefly and some unkind remarks are made.

Sexual Content: None noted.

Language: Very brief name-calling is included.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A character references a drunk elf and putting a “dab of whiskey” on a child’s lips to get them to sleep.

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Arthur Christmas
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta G
Manitoba G
Ontario G Cartoon / Animation Violence.
Quebec G
Martimes G
Canadian Home Video G

News About "Arthur Christmas"

Cast and Crew

Arthur Christmas is directed by Sarah Smith, Barry Cook and stars James McAvoy, Jim Broadbent, Bill Nighy.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Arthur Christmas movie is November 5, 2012. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Arthur Christmas

Release Date: 6 November 2012

Arthur Christmas releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack) with the following extras:

- Un-Wrapping Arthur Christmas

- Progression Reels

- Elf Recruitment Video

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Arthur Christmas is a co-production with Aardman Animations, the studio behind Chicken Run and Wallace and Gromit and The Curse of the Were-Rabbit. Other movies that depicted the North Pole workshop include: Santa Claus - The Movie and The Santa Clause 2.

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