Mars Needs Moms parents guide

Mars Needs Moms

Overall B-

Like many adolescents, Milo (voice of Seth Green) sometimes gets tired of being told what to do by his mother (voice of Joan Cusack). But when Martians swoop down from space and kidnap his mom to raise their own kids, he hitches a ride in an effort to rescue her.

Release date March 11, 2011

Violence C+
Sexual Content A
Profanity A-
Substance Use A

Why is Mars Needs Moms rated PG? The MPAA rated Mars Needs Moms PG for sci-fi action and peril.

Run Time: 88 minutes

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Mars Needs Moms
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Mars Needs Moms rated PG? Mars Needs Moms is rated PG by the MPAA for sci-fi action and peril.

Violence: A woman, depicted as a character’s mother, is seen in a glass capsule with a large injection needle pointing at her head; when the sun rises and shines through the capsule, the woman inside dies and disappears. (This same scene is repeated at another point, but the woman involved escapes.) A firing squad scenario is depicted using sci-fi laser-type guns. A young girl puts graffiti on buildings. Characters are abducted. A character’s home is destroyed, and the burnt and damaged contents are seen. A substance on a character’s head lights on fire.

Sexual Content: Depiction of naked Martian infants.

Language: One mild expletive.

Drugs/Alcohol: None noted.

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Mars Needs Moms
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G Violence.
Alberta PG
Manitoba PG
Ontario PG Some Scary Scenes, Cartoon/Animation Action.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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Cast and Crew

Mars Needs Moms is directed by Simon Wells and stars Seth Green, Joan Cusack, Dan Fogler.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Mars Needs Moms movie is August 9, 2011. Here are some details…

Mars Need Moms releases to home video on August 9, 2011. The following packages are available:

Mars Need Moms (Single Disc DVD)

- Martian 101

- Fun with Seth

- Extended Opening

- Life on Mars: The Full Motion-Capture Experience

- 3 Deleted Scenes

- Flower Power Easter Egg

Mars Need Moms (Two-Disc Blu-ray / DVD Combo)

All extras on the DVD version, plus:

- 4 Extra Deleted Scenes

Mars Need Moms (Four-Disc Blu-ray 3D / Blu-ray / DVD / Digital Copy Combo)

All extras on the DVD/Blu-ray Combo version, plus:

- Mom-Napping (Alternate Scene)

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After aliens kidnap their parents, Jimmy Neutron and his friends realize there is no one to take care of them so they head into space to bring their moms and dads back. Peter Pan and the Lost Boys discover just how nice it is to have a mom when Wendy and her brothers arrive in Neverland.