The Village parents guide

The Village

Overall B+

The people in the small, isolated community of Covington, Pennsylvania, live with a constant sense of fear. Although their life in the late 18th century seems simple, the truth is the Village only survives because of an uneasy truce which exists between them and some mysterious creatures that live in the surrounding forest.

Release date July 29, 2004

Violence C
Sexual Content A-
Profanity A
Substance Use A

Why is The Village rated PG-13? The MPAA rated The Village PG-13 for a scene of violence and frightening situations.

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The Village
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Frightening Scenes
Alberta PG May Frighten Young Children
Manitoba PG Not Recommended for Children, Frightening ScenesMature Theme-----
Ontario 14A Frightening Scenes, Mature Theme, Not Recommended for Children
Quebec G Not For Children
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video 14A

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News About "The Village"

Cast and Crew

The Village is directed by and stars Joaquin Phoenix, William Hurt, Sigourney Weaver, Bryce Dallas Howard, M. Night Shyamalan.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Village movie is January 10, 2005. Here are some details…

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Shyamalan proved himself earlier in the suspense genre with his alien invaders in Signs and walking dead people in The Sixth Sense. Younger audiences are far more likely to enjoy his screenplay skills in the movie Stuart Little.