Transformers: Dark of the Moon rating info

Transformers: Dark of the Moon

Overall C-

It turns out that NASA didn't really lose contact with the astronauts during their first landing on the moon. Instead, the space agency intentionally blacked out communication with the public, allowing the astronauts to carry out the top-secret investigation of a Cybertronian spacecraft. Now decades later the Autobots have learned of the ship's existence and are racing the Decepticons to the lunar surface to discover the vessel's secrets.

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

Why is Transformers: Dark of the Moon rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Transformers: Dark of the Moon PG-13 for intense prolonged sequences of sci-fi action violence, mayhem and destruction, and for language, some sexuality and innuendo.

Run Time: 155 minutes

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Why is Transformers: Dark of the Moon rated PG-13? Transformers: Dark of the Moon is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for intense prolonged sequences of sci-fi action violence, mayhem and destruction, and for language, some sexuality and innuendo.

Violence: A man is pushed out a window. One man spits in another’s face. Characters are slapped, punched, stabbed, run over, beheaded, burned, crushed and chased. A blood-like fluid is released from a robot that is injured. Buildings are burned, demolished and fired upon. Dead bodies are seen. Numerous explosions take place. Aliens attack people around the world. A bird-like alien attacks and kills a man. Human corpses and a skeleton are seen in the streets. Characters are threatened with guns and other weapons.

Sexual Content: A woman’s scantily clad buttocks are partially exposed beneath her shirttail. Comments include references to male anatomy, a boy toy, sexual activity between adults and homosexual activity. An unmarried couple shares an apartment. A character misconstrues the activities of two men in a bathroom stall. A boss makes suggestive statements about his female employee. Women wear provocative clothing in an office environment.

Language: The script includes a strong sexual expletive, moderate profanities, scatological and sexual slang and some terms of Deity.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Secondary characters engage in social drinking.

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Transformers: Dark of the Moon
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence, Coarse Language.
Alberta PG Violence, Coarse Language.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Children, Violence, Frightening Scenes.
Ontario PG Violence, Language May Offend, Not Recommended For Young Children.
Quebec G Not Recommended for Young Children.
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

News About "Transformers: Dark of the Moon"

Cast and Crew

Transformers: Dark of the Moon is directed by Michael Bay and stars Shia LaBeouf, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Tyrese Gibson.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Transformers: Dark of the Moon movie is January 30, 2012. Here are some details…

Home Video Release: Transformers: Dark of the Moon: 3D

Release Date: 31 January 2012

Transformers: Dark of the Moon releases on Blu-ray in 3D with the following bonus extras:

- Above and Beyond: Exploring Dark of the Moon

- Uncharted Territory: NASA’s Future Then and Now

- Deconstructing Chicago: Multi-Angle Sequences

- The Art of CYBERTRON

- The Dark of the Moon Archive

- The Matrix of Marketing

Home Video Notes: Transformers: Dark of the Moon

Release Date: 30 September 2011

Transformers: Dark of the Moon comes to DVD and Blu-ray on September 30, 2011. This is a bare-bones package, because the studio is planning to release the Blu-ray 3D version and bonus features at a future date.

Home Video Release: Transformers Trilogy: 7-Disc Limited Collector’s Edition

Blu-ray Release: 31 January 2012

The complete Transformers Franchise releases to home video as a trilogy in a 7- Disc set. Bonus extras include:

- Blu-ray and DVD copies of: Transformers, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen and Transformers: Dark of the Moon.

- Plaque of movie images signed by Michael Bay

- More than 10 hours of special features

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Transformers: Dark of the Moon is the third movie in a series, preceded by Transformers and Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen. All three movies are also available in a single package: Transformers Trilogy: 7-Disc Limited Collector’s Edition.

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