Walking With Dinosaurs parents guide

Walking With Dinosaurs

These dinosaurs aren't purple but they do talk and tell jokes.

Overall B

In this computer animation/ live action mix, audiences will feel like they are Walking With Dinosaurs. The story follows the lives and challenges of some of the prehistoric creatures and their struggle to exist in a hostile environment.

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

Why is Walking With Dinosaurs rated PG? The MPAA rated Walking With Dinosaurs PG for creature action and peril, and mild rude humor.

Run Time: 87 minutes

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Walking With Dinosaurs
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Walking With Dinosaurs rated PG? Walking With Dinosaurs is rated PG by the MPAA for creature action and peril, and mild rude humor.

Violence: An animal is attacked and bitten, leaving a hole in his head plate. Siblings argue and make mean comments to each other. Numerous animals are attacked, captured and eaten (with no blood shown). Animals are caught in a forest fire and some die off-screen. A father dies defending his offspring. Male dinosaurs engage in a fight to lead the herd. Animals fall through the ice while crossing a frozen lake. Young dinosaurs become frightened after being separated from the herd. Two animals fight and one is caught under a fallen tree. An animal’s “arm” is broken during a fight and several teeth are knocked out.

Sexual Content: The script contains some mild, veiled sexual innuendo.

Language: Brief name-calling is heard.

Alcohol / Drug Use:None noted.

Other: A small animal is defecated on. Other infrequent jokes with mild potty humor are included. A mother dinosaur vomits up pre-chewed food for her babies.

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Walking With Dinosaurs
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G
Alberta PG
Manitoba PG Frightening Scenes.
Ontario PG Scary Scenes.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

News About "Walking With Dinosaurs"

Cast and Crew

Walking With Dinosaurs is directed by Barry Cook, Neil Nightingale and stars Charlie Rowe, Angourie Rice.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Walking With Dinosaurs movie is March 25, 2014. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Walking With Dinosaurs

Release Date: 25 March 2014

Walking With Dinosaurs releases to home video in the following packages:

Deluxe 3D Combo Pack (Blu-ray, DVD, Digital HD)

- Feature film in high definition, standard definition and 3D

- Ultimate Dino Guide

- Interactive Map

- Match the Call game

- Brainosaur Trivia Track

- Cretaceous Cut (the movie in its “natural” version)

- Nickelodeon Orange Carpet Dino Rap

Blu-ray Combo (Blu-ray,DVD, Digital HD)

Feature film in high definition and standard definition

- Ultimate Dino Guide

- Interactive Map

- Match the Call game

- Brainosaur Trivia Track

- Nickelodeon Orange Carpet Dino Rap


- Feature film in standard definition

- Dino Files

- Match the Call game

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What would it be like to live amongst dinosaurs? Dinotopia depicts an idealistic world where the giants co-exist peaceably with humans, while Jurassic Park looks at the rather fearsome consequences of having the beasts in your own backyard.

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