Escape To Witch Mountain parents guide

Escape To Witch Mountain

Overall B

Exceptionally gifted children are the center of attention in this 1975 Disney movie. Available on DVD in a Special Edition version, this story follows the plight of orphans, Tony (Ike Eisenmann) and Tia (Kim Richards), as they try to discover where they came from and why they possess some unusual powers.

Release date March 21, 1975

Violence B
Sexual Content A
Profanity A
Substance Use A-

Why is Escape To Witch Mountain rated G? The MPAA rated Escape To Witch Mountain G

Run Time: 97 minutes

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Escape To Witch Mountain
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Escape To Witch Mountain rated G? Escape To Witch Mountain is rated G by the MPAA

Overall: B Two orphaned youngsters with special powers escape from a scheming millionaire and search for their true identity. Parents who loved this movie in their youth will enjoy sharing this family friendly adventure with their own kids.

Violence: B Characters chased by animated outlines of vicious dogs during opening credits. Passing away of foster parents mentioned. Character has flashbacks of people being rescued from drowning. Tow truck crashes into car. Character involved in two altercations with schoolyard bully. Baseball mitt pushed into character’s face. Character punches baseball bat. Numerous barking dogs chase characters. Motorcycle with no driver speeds over cliff. A few characters carry handguns, and an angry mob is armed with rifles. Character attacked by broom-wielding overcoat. Bag of flour hits vehicle’s windshield causing it to crash. Inverted helicopter containing passengers lands on its blades (portrayed in comedic fashion).

Sexual Content: A None

Language: A At least: one mild slang.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A- Man drinks wine. Character smokes cigar.


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Escape To Witch Mountain
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated -----
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video G

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Cast and Crew

Escape To Witch Mountain is directed by and stars Ike Eisenmann, Kim Richards. Eddie Albert, Donald Pleasence..

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Escape To Witch Mountain movie is March 10, 2009. Here are some details…

Release Date: 10 March 2009

Escape into the magical world of this 1975 Disney movie with this DVD release. The disc offers a mountain of bonus materials, such as a conversation with director John Hough, a making-of featurette, a look at Disney Effects—Something Special and Disney Sci-Fi, along with some Pop-Up Fun Facts, and the classic Disney Cartoon Plutos’ Dream House. Audio tracks are available in English (Dolby Digital 5.1) and French, with subtitles in Spanish and French.


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