San Andreas parents guide

San Andreas

The "big one" has finally hit California.

Overall B

A major earthquake along California's San Andreas fault has a search and rescue helicopter pilot (Dwayne Johnson) using his professional skills for personal reasons. But can he and his estranged wife (Carla Gugino) reach their daughter (Alexandra Daddario) in time to save her from the big one?

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

Why is San Andreas rated PG-13? The MPAA rated San Andreas PG-13 for intense disaster action and mayhem throughout, and brief strong language.

Run Time: 114 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is San Andreas rated PG-13? San Andreas is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for intense disaster action and mayhem throughout, and brief strong language.

Violence: A character crashes over the side of the road and must be rescued in a daring mission. A man has a spike driven through his foot. People and cars are swept away when a dam breaks causing thousands of implied deaths. A character is crushed after falling into a crack in the road. Characters fall to their deaths. A man is engulfed in flames. Others are crushed or injured by falling debris. A man is squashed under a shipping container. Houses and buildings tumble to the ground sparking fires and explosions. Cars fall off a bridge that breaks. A man holds a gun to another character’s head. Looters are shown stealing televisions. Characters steal vehicles. A man’s leg is impaled with a large shard of glass. Some blood effects are shown. Characters are caught underwater. Some drown. Characters appear to be in a state of shock. A woman is trapped in a vehicle.

Sexual Content: A female character is seen in a bikini. Other shots include some cleavage. A couple kisses. Some mild sexual references are made.

Language: The script contains a strong sexual expletive used in a non-sexual context, as well as scatological slang, cursing and profanities.

Alcohol / Drug Use: None noted.

From the Studio:
After the infamous San Andreas fault finally gives, triggering a magnitude 9 earthquake, in California, a search and rescue helicopter pilot (Dwayne Johnson) and his estranged wife make their way together from Los Angeles to San Francisco to save their only daughter. But their treacherous journey north is only the beginning. And when they think the worst may be over…it’s just getting started.
—Warner Brothers

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San Andreas
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence, Frightening Scenes.
Alberta PG Frightening Scenes, Not Recommended for Young Children.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended for Young Children, Frightening Scenes, Adverse Psychological Impact.
Ontario PG Frightening Scenes, Language May Offend.
Quebec 13+
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

News About "San Andreas"

Cast and Crew

San Andreas is directed by Brad Peyton and stars Alexandra Daddario, Dwayne Johnson, Carla Gugino .

Home Video

The most recent home video release of San Andreas movie is October 13, 2015. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: San Andreas
Release Date: 13 October 2015
San Andreas releases to home video (Blu-ray 3D + Blu-ray + DVD + UltraViolet or Special Edition DVD + UltraViolet) with the following extras:
- Audio Commentary by Director Brad Peyton
- San Andreas: The Real Fault Line
- Dwayne Johnson to the Rescue
- Scoring the Quake
- Deleted Scenes with optional commentary by Director Brad Peyton
- Gag & Stunt Reels

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Other disaster movies include The Impossible (based on a real life story of a family caught in a tsunami), The Poseidon Adventure (passengers surviving a shipwreck) and The Day After Tomorrow (a chilling science fiction about humanity facing another ice age).


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