Penguins of Madagascar parents guide

Penguins of Madagascar

They are black and white -- and trouble all over.

Overall B

After starring in a supportive role, the Penguins of Madagascar helm their own movie. This time the intrepid flightless birds infiltrate the spy genre, becoming covert agents intent on saving the world -- if they don't inadvertently destroy it first.

Release date November 26, 2014

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

Why is Penguins of Madagascar rated PG? The MPAA rated Penguins of Madagascar PG for mild action and some rude humor.

Run Time: 92 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is Penguins of Madagascar rated PG? Penguins of Madagascar is rated PG by the MPAA for mild action and some rude humor.

Violence: Characters engage in frequent non-graphic cartoon violence including slapping, punching, pushing and shoving. Some characters are eaten. The action scenes also include explosions, abductions, car chases and crashes. A character is tasered. Others are sucked up into a machine or run over. Characters break into a secure facility and steal items. They are later shot with tranquilizer darts. There are numerous moments of peril and some scary images. A character chokes on a paper clip.

Sexual Content: The characters make some crude sexual comments. Two male characters are seen kissing. Others are slapped on the buttocks.

Language: The script contains name-calling.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters drink champagne. Others are shot with tranquilizer darts.

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Penguins of Madagascar
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta G
Manitoba G
Ontario G Cartoon / Animation Violence.
Quebec G
Martimes G
Canadian Home Video G

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News About "Penguins of Madagascar"

Cast and Crew

Penguins of Madagascar is directed by Eric Darnell, Simon J. Smith and stars Tom McGrath, Chris Miller, Christopher Knights, Benedict Cumberbatch.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Penguins of Madagascar movie is March 17, 2015. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Penguins of Madagascar
Release Date:17 March 2015
Penguins of Madagascar releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy) with the following special features:
- Top Secret Guide to Becoming an Elite Agent
- Madagascar Mash Up
- Theatrical Trailer
- Cheezy Dibbles Ad
- Image Gallery
Exclusive HD Content:
- Music Videos
- Flipper Slap Shake Waddle and Roll
- Do the Penguins Shake with tWitch
- Deleted Scene
- Global Flight Plan

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The penguins in this movie were introduced in the movies Madagascar, Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa and Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted. These black and white birds also appear in Mr. Popper’s Penguins, 3 2 1 Penguins and Happy Feet.

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