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Rating & Content Info
Why is Planet 51 rated PG? Planet 51 is rated PG by the MPAA for mild sci-fi action and some suggestive humor.
This animated film includes depictions of alien attacks, soldiers being vaporized, weapon use, destroyed buildings and massive explosions. Characters fear being brainwashed or eaten, causing one child to vomit. A man’s fingers are caught in a car door and he is pulled down the street. Characters with guns destroy a bowling alley and other places of business. Alien visitors are shot at and locked in cages. Soldiers are given orders to shoot one another and later they are subjected to electrocution. Two men have their brains surgically removed and another man is threatened with the same fate. The script contains suggestive comments about male and female anatomy, mating practices and suppositories. As well there are portrayals of misinterpreted actions between two men. A brief, veiled reference to sodomy is made along with other sexual innuendo. Characters’ naked buttocks are seen momentarily. The script contains some name-calling and a profanity.
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News About "Planet 51"
Cast and Crew
Planet 51 is directed by and stars Dwayne Johnson, Seann William Scott, Jessica Biel.
The most recent home video release of Planet 51 movie is March 9, 2010. Here are some details…
Release Date: 9 March 2010
Planet 51 releases on DVD with the following extras:
-Want More Fun?
- Life On Planet 51 - Behind-the-Scenes Featurette
- Exclusive Fun Run Rover Run Game!
- Animation Progression Reels
- Planetarium - The Voice Stars of Planet 51
- Music Video Montage
- Extended Scenes
- The World of Planet 51 - Explore the Sights and Sounds of Planet 51
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This film gives the nod to several other sci-fi and classic films by re-enacting scenes from them. See if you can find the depictions that are similar to Wall-E, War of the Worlds and Singin’ In The Rain. When E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial is accidentally left behind after a visit to Earth, he meets with a similar welcome to what Chuck experiences on Planet 51.