Strange Magic parents guide

Strange Magic

A strange, animated telling of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night Dream.

Overall B-

Based on Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, this animation tells the tale of a strange potion that works its magic on some unsuspecting woodland creatures.

Release date January 23, 2015

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

Why is Strange Magic rated PG? The MPAA rated Strange Magic PG for some action and scary images.

Run Time: 99 minutes

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Strange Magic
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Strange Magic rated PG? Strange Magic is rated PG by the MPAA for some action and scary images.

Characters engage in hand-to-hand and weapons battles, but no blood or injuries are portrayed. Other moments of non-graphic violence include pushing, slapping and slapstick-style fighting. Characters experience moments of peril. Scary images may frighten young children.

Sexual Content:
Brief scenes of kissing and embracing are shown. A character becomes embarrassed after someone tells him he is naked.

The script includes brief name-calling.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
Characters use a fantastical potion to make others fall in love with them.

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Strange Magic
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta G
Manitoba G
Ontario PG
Quebec G
Martimes G
Canadian Home Video G

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Cast and Crew

Strange Magic is directed by Gary Rydstrom and stars Alan Cumming, Evan Rachel Wood, Kristin Chenoweth, Maya Rudolph, Sam Palladio, Meredith Anne Bull, Alfred Molina, Elijah Kelley.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Strange Magic movie is May 19, 2015. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Strange Magic
Release Date: 19 May 2015
Strange Magic releases to home video with the following special features:
- Magical Mash Up -- Outtakes, Tests And Melodies.

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Other adaptations of Shakespeare’s works can be seen in the movies, Gnomeo & Juliet (an animation based on Romeo and Juliet) and She’s the Man (a lose version Twelfth Night).

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