You can't judge a giant by his size.
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Rating & Content Info
Why is The BFG rated PG? The BFG is rated PG by the MPAA for action/peril, some scary moments and brief rude humor.
Violence: A child is frightened when she is kidnapped by a giant. Even larger, scary-looking giants are depicted who eat human beings. Death threats and moments of peril occur. A child has to run and hide to save herself from being devoured. Other children who were not lucky enough to escape the giants are mentioned, one in detail. Characters are bullied and mocked. Nightmares are discussed and depicted. Weapon use, property destruction and battling forces are portrayed without any graphic detail.
Sexual Content: Crude and detailed depictions of flatulence are used to create humor.
Language: Some name-calling occurs.
Drug and Alcohol Use: Loud and drunken patrons are seen leaving a pub.
Page last updated August 1, 2016
|British Columbia||PG||May Frighten Young Children.|
|Ontario||PG||Some Scary Scenes, Cartoon/Animation Violence.|
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Cast and Crew
The BFG is directed by Steven Spielberg and stars Ruby Barnhill, Rebecca Hall, Bill Hader, Mark Rylance .