Mr. Popper’s Penguins parents guide

Mr. Popper’s Penguins

Overall B

When Mr. Popper (Jim Carrey) inherits six penguins, the businessman finds the responsibility of caring for the little creatures from the bottom of the Earth is turning his own life upside-down.

Release date June 17, 2011

Violence B
Sexual Content A-
Profanity B
Substance Use B

Why is Mr. Popper’s Penguins rated PG? The MPAA rated Mr. Popper’s Penguins PG for mild rude humor and some language.

Run Time: 94 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is Mr. Popper’s Penguins rated PG? Mr. Popper’s Penguins is rated PG by the MPAA for mild rude humor and some language.

Violence: During frequent scenes of slapstick violence, a man is hit in the groin and the head with a ball. A man bribes a desk clerk who later blackmails him. Characters are hit or knocked down by animals. A penguin bites several people.

Sexual Content: A man makes a joke about Viagra. He tries to discourage his former wife’s relationship with her new boyfriend.

Language: Numerous terms of Deity are used in the script.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Alcohol is served at social functions. Characters drink at home. One man guzzles from a wine bottle.

Other: One character suffers from flatulence. Several "poop" gags are included.

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Mr. Popper’s Penguins
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta G
Manitoba G
Ontario G
Quebec G
Martimes G
Canadian Home Video G

News About "Mr. Popper’s Penguins"

Cast and Crew

Mr. Popper’s Penguins is directed by Mark Waters and stars Jim Carrey, Carla Gugino, Angela Lansbury.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Mr. Popper’s Penguins movie is December 6, 2011. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Mr. Popper’s Penguins

Release Date: 6 December 2011

Mr. Popper’s Penguins releases to home video on December 2, 2011, in the following packages:

Mr. Popper’s Penguins (Blu-ray + DVD+ Digital Copy) includes:

- Feature Film

- Animated Short: Nimrod and Stinky’s Antartic Adventure

- The Legacy of Mr. Popper’s Penguins

- Ladies and Gentoomen

- Ready for their Closeup

- Stuffy Penguin Theater

- Penguin Pandemonium

- Original Story Sampler

- Gag Reel

- Feature Audio Commentary

- Sneak Peek: Tooth Fairy 2

- Theatrical Trailer

Mr. Popper’s Penguins (DVD) offers:

- Feature Film

-Animated Short: Nimrod and Stinky’s Antartic Adventure

- Ladies and Gentoomen

- Ready for Their Closeup

- Original Story Sampler

- Select Deleted Scenes with Optional Commentary

- Gag Reel

- Feature Audio Commentary

- Sneak Peek: Tooth Fairy 2

- Theatrical Trailer

Mr. Popper’s Penguins (DVD and Penguin Plush Toy)

- Feature Film

- Nimrod and Stinky’s Antartic Adventure

- Ladies and Gentoomen

- Ready for Their Closeup

- Original Story Sampler

- Select Deleted Scenes with Optional Commentary

- Gag Reel

- Feature Audio Commentary

- Sneak Peek: Tooth Fairy 2

- Theatrical Trailer

Related home video titles:

A country doctor finds his career going to the dogs when he begins treating animals instead of humans in Doctor Dolittle. These charming seabirds have also been the star attraction in the films March of the Penguins and 3 2 1 Penguins -Trouble on Planet Wait-Your-Turn. Another man inherits an animal from his estranged father in Larger Than Life.

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