The Smurfs rating info

The Smurfs

Overall B

Things are not very "smurfy" for the tiny blue elves after the evil wizard Gargamel (Hank Azaria) discovers their tiny village and then follows the Smurfs into the human world of New York City. There they are befriended by a young couple (Neil Patrick Harris and Jayma Mays).

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

Why is The Smurfs rated PG? The MPAA rated The Smurfs PG for some mild rude humor and action.

Run Time: 103 minutes

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The Smurfs
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Why is The Smurfs rated PG? The Smurfs is rated PG by the MPAA for some mild rude humor and action.

Violence: Characters are repeatedly chased, hit, tripped, stepped on, smacked with objects and threatened. A character is hit by a swinging log and later smashed by a car and a bus. One man is shot with a taser stun gun. A man is kicked in the nose. Characters experience frequent moments of peril.

Sexual Content: A girl’s dress blows up in a pose similar to the Marilyn Monroe picture. A man with a kilt exposes his bare buttocks. A man makes a comment about an animal’s gender.

Language: The script replaces profanities with "smurf", such as "smurf off" and "son of a smurf". Brief sexual innuendo is used.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A man picks up a flute of champagne after receiving some stressful news. Other characters are shown with alcohol in a social setting.

Other: A character urinates in a pot in a restaurant dining room.

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The Smurfs
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G Violence.
Alberta G
Manitoba G
Ontario G
Quebec G
Martimes G
Canadian Home Video G

News About "The Smurfs"

Cast and Crew

The Smurfs is directed by Raja Gosnell and stars Hank Azaria, Anton Yelchin, Katy Perry, Alan Cumming, George Lopez.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Smurfs movie is December 1, 2011. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: The Smurfs

Release Date: 2 December 2011

The Smurfs are coming to home video on December 2, 2011. Available packages include:

The Smurfs on DVD Includes:

- Game: Find The Smurfs

- Blue-pers

- Happy Music Montage

- 2 Commentaries

- 2 Featurettes: The Smurfs: Comic Book to the Big Screen and Going Gargamel

The Smurfs on Blu-ray 3D (Blu-ray 3D + DVD):

Disc 1 (Blu-ray 3D)

- 3D & 2D Versions of The Smurfs™

- The Smurfs™ Fantastic Adventure Game

- Deleted Scenes & Extended Scenes

- Blue-pers

- Happy Music Montage

- 2 Commentaries

-3 Featurettes: The Smurfs: Comic Book to the Big Screen, SmurfSpeak: Meet the Cast and Going Gargamel

-Progression Reels

Disc 2: DVD   Feature Film & Special Features on Stand-alone DVD

The Smurfs 3-Disc Holiday Gift Set (Blu-ray + DVD + The Smurfs™: A Christmas Carol DVD:

Disc 1 (Blu-ray)

- Smurf™-O-Vision: Second Screen Experience!

- The Smurfs™ Fantastic Adventure Game

- Deleted Scenes & Extended Scenes

- Blue-pers

- Happy Music Montage

- 2 Commentaries

- 3 Featurettes: The Smurfs: Comic Book to the Big Screen, Smurf Speak: Meet the Cast and Going Gargamel

- Progression Reels

Disc 2: DVD   Feature Film & Special Features on Stand-alone DVD

Disc 3: DVD - The Smurfs: A Christmas Carol - a-new mini-movie starring the Smurfs.

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