Elf parents guide


Overall B+

Some people stand out in a crowd -- like Buddy (Will Ferrell), the only human being at the North Pole. Accidentally brought home by Santa, the elves want to send the growing problem back to look for his real family.

Release date November 6, 2003

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

Why is Elf rated PG? The MPAA rated Elf PG for some mild rude humor and language.

Run Time: 97 minutes

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta G
Manitoba G
Ontario G
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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News About "Elf"

Cast and Crew

Elf is directed by and stars Will Ferrell, James Caan, Ed Asner, Bob Newhart.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Elf movie is November 5, 2013. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Elf: 10th Anniversary Edition

Release Date: 5 November 2013

Elf releases in a 10th Anniversary Edition on Blu-ray.

Home Video Notes: Elf: Ultimate Collector’s Edition

Release Date: 26 October 2010

Elf releases to Blu-ray in an Ultimate Collector’s Edition. Bonus extras include:

- Audio commentaries by Director Jon Favreau and Actor Will Ferrell

- Production featurettes: Tag Along with Will Ferrell, How They Made the North Pole, Lights Camera Puffin and That’s a Wrap.

- Film School for Kids featurette: Kids on Christmas, Deck the Halls, Santa Mania and Christmas in Tinseltown.

- Deleted/alternate scenes

- Elf Karaoke

- Trivia Track

- Focus Points

- Theatrical trailer

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Believing in the magic of the season are themes also found in Miracle On 34th Street, and The Santa Clause (1 and 2).

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