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The Strongest Man in the World

Overall B+

In order to save Medfield College, student Dexter Riley (Kurt Russell) attempts to win a weight-lifting contest. But first the scrawny science student must eat a miraculous breakfast cereal additive to make him The Strongest Man in the World.

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

Why is The Strongest Man in the World rated G? The MPAA rated The Strongest Man in the World G

Run Time: 92 minutes

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The Strongest Man in the World
Rating & Content Info

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Why is The Strongest Man in the World rated G? The Strongest Man in the World is rated G by the MPAA

Violence: A character is kidnapped and held hostage. Men scuffle and yell at one another. Characters drive recklessly. A character is subjected to acupuncture. A character steals a police car.

Sexual Content: None noted.

Language: Some name-calling and threats are used.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A secondary character smokes a cigar.

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The Strongest Man in the World
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 G

News About "The Strongest Man in the World"

Cast and Crew

The Strongest Man in the World is directed by Vincent McEveety and stars Kurt Russell, Joe Flynn, Eve Arden .

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Strongest Man in the World movie is September 2, 2012. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Strongest Man in the World

Release Date: May 4, 2004

Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment releases the Strongest Man in the World on DVD.

Home Video Notes: Disney 4-Movie Collection: Kurt Russell

Release Date: September 2, 2012

Kurt Russell stars in this Disney 4-Movie Collection (DVD) featuring:

- The Strongest Man in The World

- The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes

- Horse in the Grey Flannel Suit

- Now You See Him, Now You Don’t

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Medfield College is the setting for other Disney movies including The Absent-Minded Professor, The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes and Now You See Him, Now You Don’t.