Paul Blart Mall Cop parents guide

Paul Blart Mall Cop

Overall B-

Paul Blart (Kevin James) has always wanted to become a law enforcement officer, but sadly has not been able to make that wish a reality. Instead he has had to settle for a job as a security guard. However, when the mall where he works is taken over by a gang of organized crooks, the wannabe cop gets the opportunity to live his dream-- which suddenly feels more like a nightmare.

Release date January 16, 2009

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

Why is Paul Blart Mall Cop rated PG? The MPAA rated Paul Blart Mall Cop PG for some violence, mild crude and suggestive humor, and language.

Run Time: 89 minutes

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Why is Paul Blart Mall Cop rated PG? Paul Blart Mall Cop is rated PG by the MPAA for some violence, mild crude and suggestive humor, and language.

This humorous look at the toils of a shopping mall security guard features scenes of conflict shown in a comedic fashion. These portrayals become more serious after a group of thieves take control of the mall and capture hostages. Some characters use guns and shots are fired. Hand-to-hand conflicts are depicted with characters using basic weapons and their bodies to subdue each other. A man wrestles with a woman, and her shirt begins to come off exposing her bra (no sexuality is implied). A man who usually does not drink due to health issues, becomes highly intoxicated and falls through a large window. Another character is pushed through the glass on an elevator. A dog is presumably injured or killed by a character riding a Segway. A dummy, meant to look human, is shot multiple times. A couple of veiled sexual references are heard. Infrequent mild profanities and terms of deity are included. References are made to being “fat” and body image topics are discussed.

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Paul Blart Mall Cop
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence.
Alberta PG
Manitoba PG
Ontario PG Violence.
Quebec G Not Recommended for Young Children.
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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Cast and Crew

Paul Blart Mall Cop is directed by and stars Kevin James, Courtney Cox, Sam Elliot, Danny Glover.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Paul Blart Mall Cop movie is May 19, 2009. Here are some details…

Paul Blart: Mall Cop hits the stores on DVD and Blu-ray. Both editions of the movie include:

-Deleted Scenes

- Commentary with Kevin James and Producer Todd Garner

- Featurettes: Fun on Set, Kevin James: Not Your Average Mall Cop, Stunts, The Mall, On Set with Mike ‘Rooftop’ Escamilla, Action Sports Junkies, Mall Cop Response, Mike V. vs. Mall Cop, Free Running vs. Parkour, Thoughts with Kevin James and Sugar.

Additional features found on the Blu-ray version only:

- Digital Copy of the film

- Cinechat


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Actor Kevin James plays a looser hoping to win the heart of a glamorous celebrity in Hitch. Other klutzy dreamers who have tired to fill the gumshoes of law enforcement personnel include Johnny English (a.k.a. Rowan Atkinson), Maxwell Smart in Get Smart and Inspector Clouseau in The Pink Panther.