The Rocketeer parents guide

The Rocketeer

Overall B-

Cliff Secord (Bill Campbell) is a stunt pilot who gets more adventure than he expected when he finds a stolen jet pack prototype wanted by mobsters, the FBI and some Nazis.

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

Why is The Rocketeer rated PG? The MPAA rated The Rocketeer PG

Run Time: 108 minutes

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The Rocketeer
Rating & Content Info

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Why is The Rocketeer rated PG? The Rocketeer is rated PG by the MPAA

Violence: Characters are shot, stabbed, beaten, kidnapped and killed. A character kills others in a gruesome manner by crushing them. A dead man is shown in the trunk of a car. Agents and mobsters exchange gunfire during a police chase. Characters engage in fistfights with bloody results. Cars and planes explode following an accident. Characters fall from an air machine. A murdered man is seen on the floor of his office. Mobsters riddle a house with bullets. Characters are threatened with weapons and one man attempts to burn the face of another character on a hot cooking griddle. A woman hits a man over the head with a heavy object. A character blows up in an explosion. Another character is seen engulfed in flames. A zeppelin explodes and burns midair.

Sexual Content: A girl toys with the affections of another character. She wears a low cut dress that reveals some cleavage. Couples kiss, sometimes passionately. Some brief sexual innuendo is included.

Language: Mild profanities are used throughout the film.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters drink and use cigarettes or cigars on several occasions, usually at social events or in a bar setting. A man uses chloroform on another character.

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The Rocketeer
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video PG

News About "The Rocketeer"

Cast and Crew

The Rocketeer is directed by Joe Johnston and stars Billy Campbell, Jennifer Connelly, Alan Arkin .

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Rocketeer movie is December 13, 2011. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Rocketeer: 20th Anniversary Edition

Release Date: 17 August 1999

Rocketeer releases to home video on December 13, 2011 in a 20th Anniversary Edition.

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Bill Campbell also appears in Ghost Town, Gods and Generals and the thriller Enough. Jennifer Connelly stars in A Beautiful Mind, Creation, Inkheart and The Day The Earth Stood Still.

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