Hidalgo parents guide


Overall B

Controversy swarms around the movie Hidalgo like a pesky horsefly on a hot afternoon. Was Frank T. Hopkins really who he claimed to be or merely a man who could tell a good story? Is there any authenticity to his claims and if so, where is it?

Release date March 5, 2004

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

Why is Hidalgo rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Hidalgo PG-13 for adventure violence and some mild innuendo.

Run Time: 136 minutes

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence
Alberta PG Violence
Manitoba PG Violence
Ontario PG Violence
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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News About "Hidalgo"

Cast and Crew

Hidalgo is directed by and stars Viggo Mortensen, Omar Sharif.

Home Video

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Horse lovers can enjoy more four-legged action in the racetrack drama, Seabiscuit, and the Australian adventure, The Man From Snowy River Actor Viggo Mortensen may be best known to movie buffs as Aragorn in the Lord of the Rings trilogy. The screenwriter for this film also penned the script for Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron, which tells a Wild West story from a horse’s perspective.