Michael Jackson’s This Is It rating info

Michael Jackson’s This Is It

Overall B

For Michael Jackson fans, this is it -- a chance to finally see what the entertainer had planned for the 2009 concert dates his untimely death prevented him from keeping. Cut together from footage taken during rehearsals for the show, the film provides a behind the scenes look at the King of Pop as he sings and dances to some of his best known music.

Violence B-
Sexual Content B-
Profanity A
Substance Use A

Why is Michael Jackson’s This Is It rated PG? The MPAA rated Michael Jackson’s This Is It PG for some suggestive choreography and scary images.

Run Time: 112 minutes

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Why is Michael Jackson’s This Is It rated PG? Michael Jackson’s This Is It is rated PG by the MPAA for some suggestive choreography and scary images.

Several scenes include depictions of Jackson’s crotch-grabbing dance move as well as dancers dressed in skimpy costumes. One song has background footage of burning forests and environmental destruction. Some scenes include pretend gunfire and staged fighting. Planned fires and explosions on stage are seen.

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Michael Jackson’s This Is It
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta G
Manitoba PG
Ontario PG
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

News About "Michael Jackson’s This Is It"

Cast and Crew

Michael Jackson’s This Is It is directed by and stars Michael Jackson, Kenny Ortega.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Michael Jackson’s This Is It movie is January 26, 2010. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Michael Jackson’s This Is It

Release Date: 26 January 2010

Michael Jackson’s This Is It: Single Disc DVD releases with the following bonus extras:

- Staging the Return: The Adventure Begins (a making-of documentary)

- Staging the Return: Beyond the Show (Director Kenny Ortega and the crew discuss Michael Jackson’s final rehearsals and the creating this concert film.)

- Featurettes: The Gloved One, Memories of Michael, and Auditions: Searching for the World’s Best Dancers.

- Theatrical Trailer

Michael Jackson’s This Is It: Single Disc Blu-ray comes with:

- Staging the Return: The Adventure Begins (a making-of documentary)

- Staging the Return: Beyond the Show” (Director Kenny Ortega and the crew discuss Michael Jackson’s final rehearsals and the creating this concert film.)

- Featurettes: The Gloved One, Memories of Michael, and Auditions: Searching for the World’s Best Dancers.

- Theatrical Trailer

- BD Exclusive Vingette: Smooth Criminal and Thriller.

- BD Exclusive Featurette:Making ‘Smooth

- movieIQ: access to real-time information on the cast, music, trivia and an interactive playlist.

Related home video titles:

Other documentaries with a musical theme include a behind the scenes look at the Jonas Brothers’ touring routine in Jonas Brothers 3D Concert Experience. The film Standing in the Shadows of Motown looks at The Funk Brothers, a group of session musicians who contributed to the distinctive sound of Motown. A less professional but certainly earnest group of singers are showcased in Young @ Heart, the story of senior citizens who aren’t afraid to take on a wide variety of musical styles.