The Illusionist (2010) parents guide

The Illusionist (2010)

Overall B

In this French animation, an aging magician (Jean-Claude Donda) finds his future becoming more uncertain as audiences lose interest in his act. Then he meets a young fan named Alice (Eilidh Rankin), who may bring new direction to his life.

Release date December 25, 2010

Violence B-
Sexual Content A
Profanity A
Substance Use C

Why is The Illusionist (2010) rated PG? The MPAA rated The Illusionist (2010) PG for thematic elements and smoking.

Run Time: 90 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is The Illusionist (2010) rated PG? The Illusionist (2010) is rated PG by the MPAA for thematic elements and smoking.

Violence: A character preparing to commit suicide is interrupted. A man yells at his employee. A man is beaten and kicked by a group of school-aged children.

Sexual Content: An unmarried couple kisses briefly.

Language: None noted.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters smoke repeatedly. Numerous characters drink and some are portrayed as intoxicated.

Other: A man loses his job and must live on the streets.

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The Illusionist (2010)
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta PG
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
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Cast and Crew

The Illusionist (2010) is directed by Sylvain Chomet and stars Jean-Claude Donda, Edith Rankin, Didier Gustin.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Illusionist (2010) movie is May 10, 2011. Here are some details…

The Illusionist releases to home video in a Blu-ray/DVD Combo pack on May 10, 2011. Bonus extras include:

- Featurette: The Making of The Illusionist

- The Animation Process: A look at the line tests and progression sequences for Chasing the Rabbit, Window Shopping and Fish and Chip.

- Line Test and Completed Scene Montage of Morning Routine.

-Before and after animation sequences of: Garden Party & Travel, Steam, Splashes, Smoke, Tatischeff and The Flying Scotsman

Related home video titles:

Another magician has problems pulling a rabbit out of his hat in Presto, the Pixar short film that introduces (and is included with the home video version of) the movie Wall-E. Based on a book by Raymond Briggs, The Snowman is a simple story told only with pencil-drawn animation and an engaging musical score.