The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep parents guide

The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep

Overall B

When Angus MacMorrow (Alex Etel) finds an unusual, egg-shaped rock along the shore of the loch, he thinks the discovery can be his little secret. But big trouble emerges after a mysterious, rapidly growing creature hatches out of Angus's treasure.

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

Why is The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep rated PG? The MPAA rated The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep PG for some action/peril, mild language and brief smoking.

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The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep
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Why is The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep rated PG? The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep is rated PG by the MPAA for some action/peril, mild language and brief smoking.

With German troops moving across Europe, there is plenty of war talk. Soldiers descend on a country estate and take up residence with their guns and artillery. Their presence causes some distress among the local inhabitants. Later the soldiers fire on innocent victims. A young boy faces moments of peril on several occasions, including near drowning. A large sea monster also attacks others. Characters are seen smoking and drinking on numerous occasions. A man and woman share a kiss. Profanities, some terms of Deity and repeated uses of “bloody” are contained in the script.

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The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG
Alberta PG
Manitoba Not Rated Frightening Scenes.
Ontario PG Not recommended for Young Children
Quebec G
Martimes PG Frightening Scenes. Not Recommended for Young Children.
Canadian Home Video PG

News About "The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep"

Cast and Crew

The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep is directed by and stars Emily Watson, Alex Etel, Ben Chaplin, David Morrissey, Brian Cox..

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep movie is April 7, 2008. Here are some details…

The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep releases as a 2-Disc Special Edition DVD (widescreen and full frame) or in Blu-ray (widescreen). Both versions offer deleted scenes and the following featurettes: Creating Crusoe, Myths and Legends, Setting the Scene, The Characters, The Story and Water Work: Creating the Water Horse. Audio tracks are available in English, French Spanish, Portuguese and Thai, with subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Korean, Thai and Mandarin.

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Set in 1942 Mississippi, My Dog Skip is the story of another lonely child whose confidence grows when he gets a puppy for his birthday. Alex Etel also plays a youngster who suddenly comes into money when a large bag of bills falls on his playhouse in the movie Millions. Other films about mysterious creatures befriended by boys include Eragon and Mee-Shee the Water Giant.

Dick King-Smith, who penned the book upon which this film is based, authored the novel that inspired the movie Babe as well.