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Spirit: Stallion Of The Cimarron

A wild stallion doesn't want to be saddled down by the calvary

Overall B

A wild stallion has his first encounter with humans when he is caught by cavalrymen and taken to an army fort. But despite the rough training tactics taken by the officers (that may be traumatic to young viewers), Spirit is determined to get back to his herd.

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

Why is Spirit: Stallion Of The Cimarron rated G? The MPAA rated Spirit: Stallion Of The Cimarron G

Run Time: 87 minutes

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Spirit: Stallion Of The Cimarron
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Spirit: Stallion Of The Cimarron rated G? Spirit: Stallion Of The Cimarron is rated G by the MPAA

Overall: B

A wild stallion has his first encounter with humans when he is caught by cavalrymen and taken to an army fort. But despite the rough training tactics taken by the officers (that may be traumatic to young viewers), Spirit is determined to get back to his herd.

Violence: B-

Stallion fights with a mountain lion attempting to attack foals. Cowboys rope animal, knock him off his feet, and force him to follow. Animal bites, kicks and hits men with his head as well as smashes them against fences and posts. Soldiers capture a character. Several scenes include guns, some of which are fired into the air, while others are used to shoot at animals and humans. Animal is shot, appears to die. Character is hit in the head. Character uses a crop and spurs to goad an animal. Characters attack and destroy an Indian village; guns and hatchets are used during battle. Animals go over waterfall. Animal assumed to be dead. Train engine crashes into building, causing explosions and starting a massive forest fire. Animal caught in fire. Characters jump over side of high cliff while being shot at by others. Men are knocked from their horses during chase scenes.

Sexual Content: A-

Sleeping man kisses horse while dreaming. Scenes of affection shown between two horses.


Language: A-

Includes several instances of unfinished phrases, no profanities heard, and some name-calling.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A-

Empty liquor bottle seen in camp. Army officer smokes cigar.

Miscellaneous Concerns:

Depiction of horse giving birth to foal. Animal licks cold object and gets tongue stuck to it. Animal and human are tied in the sun and left without food or water for several days. Scenes depict men attempting to break a horse for riding. Man attempts to brand a horse with a red-hot iron.

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Spirit: Stallion Of The Cimarron
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta G
Manitoba Not Rated Frightening Scenes-----
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec G
Martimes G
Canadian Home Video G

News About "Spirit: Stallion Of The Cimarron"

Cast and Crew

Spirit: Stallion Of The Cimarron is directed by Kelly Asbury, Lorna Cook and stars Matt Damon.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Spirit: Stallion Of The Cimarron movie is May 13, 2014. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron

Release Date: 13 May 2014

Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD combo pack) with the following extras:

- Director’s Commentary

- Drawing Tutorial

- Featurettes

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The Old West is the setting for legendary characters Pecos Bill, John Henry and Paul Bunyan in Tall Tale. James Cromwell plays a character with a different approach to animals in the film Babe. For other tales about horses, see The Man From Snowy River and The Silver Stallion: King Of The Wild Brumbies.