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Hotel Transylvania


Sep 27, 2012

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Jan 28, 2013

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Genndy Tartakovsky


Adam Sandler
Kevin James
Andy Samberg
Selena Gomez


2012 Sony Pictures

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Who would have guessed? Dracula (voice of Adam Sandler) is an overprotective father! Running a secret resort known only to other monsters, he gives his daughter Mavis (voice of Selena Gomez) all the social life she needs while keeping her away from humans -- until one (voice of Andy Samberg) accidentally stumbles into Hotel Transylvania.

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Why Is Hotel Transylvania Rated PG?

Hotel Transylvania is rated PG for some rude humor, action and scary images.

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Violence: A father scares his daughter with bedtime tales about humans. Scary scenes include graveyards with living dead characters, monsters and other frightening images. Characters are punched, stabbed with a pitchfork, set on fire, squashed, persecuted, chased from their home and killed. A car crashes down the side of a hill with occupants inside. The sun burns a character. A wolf eats an entire flock of sheep (off screen).

Sexual Content: A woman pulls a child into her bosom. Two bugs are interrupted in their bedroom on their honeymoon. A female skeleton is seen taking a shower. A character pulls down the invisible man’s bathing suit. Men are seen in towels in sauna. A couple kisses. Brief sexual innuendo is included.

Language: Brief name-calling is heard.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters are shown in a bar.

Other: Rude bathroom humor includes discussions of dirty diapers and fecal matter. A man fluctuates. Other brief moments of rude humor are included.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

MB G Frightening Scenes.
ON PG Some Scary Scenes, Cartoon Action/Violence.

Canadian Home Video Rating: G

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Details on home video releases of Hotel Transylvania...

Home Video Notes: Hotel Transylvania

Release Date: 29 January 2013

Hotel Transylvania releases to home video (DVD or Blu-ray Combo Pack or 3D Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack) with the following extras:

Hotel Transylvania on DVD offers:

- “Goodnight Mr. Foot” Mini-Movie: Directed and Animated by Genndy Tartakovsky

- 3 Deleted scenes

- “Problem (Monster Remix)” Music Video by Becky G Featuring

- Behind the Scenes of “Problem (Monster Remix)”

- DVD – ROM link to Hotel T website

-  Commentary with Director Genndy Tartakovsky, Producer Michelle Murdocca, and Visual Effects Supervisor Daniel Kramer

Hotel Transylvania on 3D Blu-ray Combo Pack and Blu-ray™ Combo Pack include all of the extras above plus:

- “Meet the Staff and Guests: Voicing Hotel Transylvania”

- “Making the Hotel”

- 3 Progression reels

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Bobmacey44 says: Sep. 28, 2012

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