Guardians of the Galaxy parents guide

Guardians of the Galaxy

Bringing order to the galaxy -one disorderly super hero at a time.

Overall B-

Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) fancies himself a super hero, and calls himself "Star-Lord". Joining forces with a group of other misfits that identify themselves ae the Guardians of the Galaxy, he brings his own brand of bad (which often appears more comedic than threatening) to his corner of the universe.

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

Why is Guardians of the Galaxy rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Guardians of the Galaxy PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and for some language.

Run Time: 122 minutes

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Guardians of the Galaxy
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Guardians of the Galaxy rated PG-13? Guardians of the Galaxy is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and for some language.

Violence: The movie contains frequent depictions of action violence involving guns, knifes and other weapons, and explosions. Characters engage in frequent hand-to-hand combat. Some characters are impaled, stabbed or thrown around. Some scary and gruesome images are seen.

Sexual Content: The script contains some sexual references, crude comments and innuendo. Brief non-sexual nudity is seen.

Language: The script contains a partial use of a strong sexual expletive, a crude hand gesture and numerous uses of scatological slang, profanities, name-calling and some vulgar expressions.

Alcohol / Drug Use:Characters are seen in a bar setting. One character appears to be drunk.

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Guardians of the Galaxy
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence.
Alberta PG Violence, Coarse Language, Not Recommended For Young Children.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended for Young Children, Violence, Language May Offend.
Ontario PG Violence, Not Recommended for Young Children.
Quebec G Not Recommended for Young Children.
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

News About "Guardians of the Galaxy"

Cast and Crew

Guardians of the Galaxy is directed by James Gunn and stars Chris Pratt, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Guardians of the Galaxy movie is December 9, 2014. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Guardians of the Galaxy
Release Date: 9 December 2014
Guardians of the Galaxy releases to home video (3D Blu-ray/Blu-ray/Digital Copy or
Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy) with the following special features:
- Never-Before-Seen Deleted Scenes
- Exclusive Look at Marvel's The Avengers: Age of Ultron
- Making-of Featurettes
- Audio Commentary
- Gag Reel

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Marvel’s super heroes come in all shapes and sizes, including Iron Man, Captain America: The First Avenger and Thor. These characters work together in the movie Marvel’s The Avengers.

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