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The Fourth Kind

If you have ever considered vacationing in the Arctic Circle, you may be in for an experience that's out of this world! Or so psychologist Dr. Abigail Tyler (Milla Jovovich) discovers when she treats several patients with similar experiences in her Nome, Alaska office. She discovers a large number of people who seem to have had an encounter of The Fourth Kind (meaning they have been abducted by aliens). Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C-
Violence: D+
Sexual Content: B-
Language: C-
Drugs/Alcohol: A-
Run Time: 98
Theater Release: 06 Nov 2009
Video Release: 16 Mar 2010
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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The Fourth Kind is rated PG-13: for violent/disturbing images, some terror, thematic elements and brief sexuality.

Cast: Milla Jovovich, Elias Koteas, Will Patton, Olatunde Osunsanmi
Studio: 2009 Universal Studios
Website: Official site for The Fourth Kind.

Detailed Review

The Fourth Kind is a purported documentary reenactment of human disappearances in the remote, northerly location of Nome, Alaska. The documentary portion of the movie is based on "archival footage"… 
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Why Is The Fourth Kind Rated PG-13?

The film opens with a scene of passion (depicting kissing and bare shoulders) involving a… 
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Talk It Over

Abigail and other psychiatrists in this film use hypnotherapy as part of their treatment plan.… 
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Video alternatives / Home Video Bonus Features

Another grieving parent and his family are a threatened by an invasion of aliens that… 
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