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Jack the Giant Slayer

Released

Feb 28, 2013

Latest Home Video

Jun 18, 2013

MPAA Rating

PG-13

Director

Bryan Singer

Cast

Nicholas Hoult
Stanley Tucci
Ewan McGregor
Bill Nighy

Studio

2013 Warner Brothers

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Synopsis

The classic fairytale grows to epic proportions in this retelling where Jack (Nicholas Hoult) accidentally enables Giants to attack his homeland when he tries to rescue a stolen Princess (Eleanor Tomlinson).

Content Details

Why Is Jack the Giant Slayer Rated PG-13?

Jack the Giant Slayer is rated PG-13 for intense scenes of fantasy action violence, some frightening images and brief language.

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Violence: Characters practice dark arts to control the giants. Men are eaten, stabbed, crushed, punched, electrocuted and pushed to their deaths. A pile of human skulls is seen on the ground as well as several dead bodies. Characters experience frequent moments of peril. Animals are impaled and eaten. A giant succumbs to a lengthy death after being stabbed in the back. The giants attack a castle using burning trees, a huge metal bell and a slingshot as weapons. Numerous characters inside the castle are killed. A character falls into a moat covered with burning oil. Another has his eyeballs squeezed out of his head. A character’s tongue is speared. A plant grows out of a man’s stomach.

Sexual Content: A couple kisses. A golden statue with a bare bust is seen in the treasure room. A woman wears a low cut dress in one scene.

Language: The script contains a handful of mild cursing and brief crude expressions.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A pair of drunken men begins badgering a woman.

Home Video Viewing Alternatives

Here are some ideas for home video titles that are related to Jack the Giant Slayer.

This fairytale was reimaged in a modern setting in Jack and the Bean Stalk: The Real Story. Another man visits a land of giants in Gulliver’s Travels. And a group of friends find their own world becoming larger that life when their father confesses: Honey, I Shrunk The Kids.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

BC
SK
PG Violence, Frightening Scenes
AB PG Violence, Frightening Scenes, Not Recommended For Young Children.
MB PG Violence, Frightening Scenes.
ON PG Frightening Scenes, Violence, Not Recommended for Young Children
QC G Not Recommended For Young Children.
NB
NS
NL
PE
PG

Canadian Home Video Rating: PG

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Home Video Notes: Jack the Giant Slayer

Release Date: 18 June 2013

Jack the Giant Slayer releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Ultraviolet Digital Copy or Blu-ray 3D/Blu-ray/DVD/Ultraviolet Digital Copy) with the following extras:

- Deleted Scenes

- Gag Reel

-“Become a Giant Slayer” Interactive Experience

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