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Horton Hears a Who

Released

Mar 13, 2008

Latest Home Video

Dec 08, 2008

MPAA Rating

G

Director

Jimmy Hayward, Steve Martino

Cast

Jim Carrey
Steve Carell
Seth Rogen
Dane Cook

Studio

Twentieth Century Fox

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Synopsis

Based on the children's book penned by Dr. Seuss, an elephant named Horton (voice of Jim Carey) hears a Who -- a miniature being living on a microscopic dust speck. Unfortunately, no one else believes these tiny folk exist.

Content Details

Why Is Horton Hears a Who Rated G?

Horton Hears a Who is rated G

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Horton Hears a Who...

This animated adventure includes some cartoon type violence as well as characters being roped and dragged into a cage, attacked by a vulture, and threatened with boiling oil. Horton experiences some moments of peril and mocking while trying to save the “Whos.” Another character chokes on a bone. The Mayor of Whoville accidently staples himself in the head and gets a misguided shot of numbing serum in his arm from a dentist. The script contains a couple of mild, brief potty humor jokes and repeated use of “boob” as a name-calling term for a person who is considered unintelligent or mistaken in his opinion.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

BC
SK
G
AB G
MB Not Rated -----
ON G
QC G
NB
NS
NL
PE
G

Canadian Home Video Rating: G

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