There has long been a chill between princess siblings Elsa (voice of Idina Menzel) and Anna (voice of Kristen Bell), but it gets even colder when the eldest sister turns their entire kingdom to ice. Now it is up to the younger Anna, with the help of a mountain man (voice of Jonathan Groff), to try to thaw their relationship and break the spell of eternal winter.
Why Is Frozen Rated PG?
Frozen is rated PG for some action and mild rude humor.
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Violence: The short film preceding this movie features frequent cartoon violence such as mean-spirited bullying, pitchforks and other common objects used as weapons. Brief moments of peril are included in the movie. A child is scared after being left alone in her room. Parents die at sea. Wolves chase and attack two travelers. Characters are impaled, attacked by a huge snow monster, and fall from a cliff. Characters shoot at a person with a crossbow. A character falls under a magical spell. A girl punches a man in the face.
Sexual Content: Characters fall on top of each other by accident. A woman wears an off-the-shoulder dress with a high slit. A character takes off clothes in non-sexual context.
Language: Some crude comments and name-calling are heard.
Alcohol / Drug Use:Drinks are served at a social event.
Other: A woman is accused of sorcery. A reindeer sticks his tongue to cold object. Some rude bathroom humor is used.
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The life of Hans Christian Andersen, the author of the fairy tale this movie is based on, was adapted into a live-action movie: Hans Christian Andersen: My Life As A Fairy Tale. Another land is trapped in an eternal winter in The Chronicles of Narnia, the Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. Rise of the Guardians features another character with the ability to create cold weather.
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Canadian Movie Ratings
Canadian Home Video Rating: G
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Home Video Notes: Frozen
Release Date: 18 March 2014
Frozen releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy or 3D Blu-ray) with the following extras:
- The Making of Frozen
- D’frosted: Disney’s Journey From Hans Christian Anderson to Frozen
- Breaking The Ice: The Real Making of Frozen
- Four Deleted Scenes with introduction by Directors Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee
- Original Theatrical Short: “Get A Horse”
- Let It Go” Music Videos by Demi Lovato, Martina Stoessel & Marsha Milan Londoh
- Frozen Teaser Trailer