Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas parents guide

Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas

A live-action version of the classic tale.

Overall B

The Grinch is an ambitious attempt to translate the impossibly difficult images of Dr. Seuss' (Theodor Geisel's) popular book into a live-action movie.

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

Why is Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas rated PG? The MPAA rated Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas PG for some crude humor.

Run Time: 104 minutes

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Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta G
Manitoba Not Rated -----
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

News About "Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas"

Cast and Crew

Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas is directed by Ron Howard and stars Jim Carrey, Molly Shannon.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas movie is November 20, 2001. Here are some details…

Although we have not reviewed the DVD version of Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas (2000), we provide the following information for your convenience.


DVD Release Information:
  • Studio: Universal
  • Theatrical release date: November 17, 2000
  • DVD release date: November 20, 2001
  • Runtime: 105 minutes
  • Production company: Universal
  • Package type: Keep case
  • Aspect ratio: Widescreen anamorphic - 1.85:1
  • DVD encoding: Region 1
  • Available audio tracks: English & French (Dolby Digital 5.1), English (DTS).
DVD Extras:
  • Deleted scenes
  • Production notes
  • Out takes
  • Whoville section including Who School, Jim Carrey makeup, set decoration, visual effects.
  • Music video - Faith Hill
  • Sing-along
  • Read-along
  • Screensavers
  • Games
  • Photograph retouching
  • Recipes

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