Underdog parents guide


Overall B

It's a dog eat dog world, so that's why an ordinary beagle with extraordinary superpowers decides to don a cape and tights and try to save the citizens of Capitol City (especially the four-legged ones). A live action remake of the old cartoon series, Underdog features the voice talents of Jason Lee and Amy Adams -- and a lot of CGI effects.

Release date August 2, 2007

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

Why is Underdog rated PG? The MPAA rated Underdog PG for rude humor, mild language and action.

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is Underdog rated PG? Underdog is rated PG by the MPAA for rude humor, mild language and action.

A clumsy little beagle gets super powers after a mad scientist injects him with a secret potion. As a crime fighter he accidentally starts a fire, causes car crashes, repeatedly breaks windows, destroys property and disrupts businesses. Other slapstick violence includes a man being hit by a heavy ball and attacked by dogs. The hero is also seen stealing food. The script contains brief references to bodily functions and some mild sexual comments along with occasional name-calling.

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

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Cast and Crew

Underdog is directed by and stars Jason Lee, Amy Adams, Peter Dinklage, Patrick Warburton.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Underdog movie is December 17, 2007. Here are some details…

Underdog flies onto DVD with a collection of bonus extras in its wake. These include bloopers, one of the cartoon episodes from the original Underdog, deleted scenes, a featurette (Sit, Stay, Act: Diary of a Dog Actor), and a music video (Underdog Raps by Kyle Massey). Audio tracks are available in Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround (English, French and Spanish), with subtitles in French and Spanish.

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