Moana

This Disney animation sets sail in the South Pacific.

Overall B+

Mona (voice of Auli'i Carvalho) embarks on a dangerous quest. Luckily (or not) she has the help of the legendary demigod, Maui (voice of Dwayne Johnson) on her high-seas adventure.

Release date November 23, 2016

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

Why is Moana rated PG? The MPAA rated Moana PG for peril, some scary images and brief thematic elements.

Run Time: 103 minutes

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Why is Moana rated PG? Moana is rated PG by the MPAA for peril, some scary images and brief thematic elements.

Violence: Characters face perilous situations on the sea: They are occasionally knocked overboard, shipwrecked and abandoned, as well as face turbulent weather. Weapon use (spears and poisonous darts) and hand-to hand conflict are depicted during a battle with pirates. Characters fight gods and monsters that spurt lava, throws fire balls, threaten to eat them and regrow severed limbs.Some of these images may be frightening for young children.

Sexual Content: Characters wear traditional dress: grass skirts, bare chested men and bare shouldered women. A female child is seen in just a diaper.

Profanity: Some name-calling occurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Poisonous darts cause characters to fall asleep.

Other: Frequent depictions of mythological characters and philosophy.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta G
Manitoba G
Ontario PG Some Scary Scenes, Cartoon/Animation Action.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
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News About "Moana"

Cast and Crew

Moana is directed by Ron Clements, John Musker and stars Auli'i Carvalho, Dwayne Johnson, Alan Tudyk, Jemaine Clement.

Releasing with this movie is a short animation called Inner Workings.

From the Studio:
In the ancient South Pacific world of Oceania, Moana, a born navigator, sets sail in search of a fabled island. During her incredible journey, she teams up with her hero, the legendary demi-god Maui, to traverse the open ocean on an action-packed voyage, encountering enormous sea creatures, breathtaking underworlds and ancient folklore.
- Walt Disney Motion Pictures

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Ron Clements and John Musker have also worked together on The Little Mermaid , The Princess and the Frog and Aladdin.

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