Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story parents guide

Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story

Overall A-

Ben Crane (Kurt Russell) fears he may have been crazy when he decided to rescue an injured racehorse, but his daughter (Dakota Fanning) thinks he's a hero. So does the thankful filly that returns the favor by giving the economically-challenged family a reason to dream again.

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

Why is Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story rated PG? The MPAA rated Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story PG for brief mild language.

Run Time: 106 minutes

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Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story rated PG? Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story is rated PG by the MPAA for brief mild language.

Those considering this film for little ones should be aware it contains the depiction of a track accident where both a horse and jockey are injured. The plight of the horse and a perilous ride will also be of concern. Other issues include discussions of getting a stud for breeding purposes, a few mild profanities, some prejudice remarks, betting on the races, a child drinking coffee to help her stay awake, and some minor disrespect for parents.

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Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta G
Manitoba G -----
Ontario G
Quebec G
Martimes G
Canadian Home Video G

News About "Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story"

Cast and Crew

Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story is directed by and stars Dakota Fanning Kurt Russell Dreamer.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story movie is March 16, 2006. Here are some details…

Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story comes galloping onto DVD in either wide or full screen versions. Both feature audio tracks in English (Dolby Digital 5.1 and Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo) and French (Dolby Digital 5.1), with subtitles available in English, Spanish and French.

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