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Maleficent

Released

May 30, 2014

MPAA Rating

PG

Director

Robert Stromberg

Cast

Angelina Jolie
Elle Fanning
Sharlto Copley

Studio

2014 Walt Disney Studios

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Still shot from the movie: Maleficent.

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Synopsis

Do you remember Maleficent? She was the horrible witch that put a curse on Sleeping Beauty. Now the much-maligned sorceress gets to tell her side of the fairytale. In this live-action film Angelina Jolie plays the evil enchantress and Elle Fanning the narcoleptic princess.

Content Details

Why Is Maleficent Rated PG?

Maleficent is rated PG for sequences of fantasy action and violence, including frightening images.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Maleficent...

Violence:

A fantastical female character unwittingly drinks a potion that a male character has placed in a beverage and while she is unconscious he mutilates her body (by cutting off her wings)—the act is non-sexual with no explicit detail seen. A female character is subjected to being touched by material that causes her skin to burn. A female character is confined against her will. Various characters hit and slap other characters. Evil spells are cast on characters. A character pricks her finger—blood is briefly seen. Characters attack one another with swords, fireballs and chains. A character is choked. A man dies after falling from a rooftop.

Sexual Content:

Male and female characters kiss.

Language:

Characters refer to each other in derogatory terms using words like “stupid.”

Drugs/Alcohol:

A potion is hidden in a drink by a male character and given to a female character.

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This movie is based on Disney’s 1959 animated telling of Sleeping Beauty. Disney also made a live-action sequel of Alice In Wonderland for their 1951 classic animation Alice in Wonderland.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

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

Canadian Home Video Rating: PG

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chief says: Jun. 03, 2014

I agree . It is not a good movie for kids.  Shows Humans as the EVIL destroyers of the forest. Man as hurters of women, and woman as victim of a man. 
Neglected child who must go ” back to nature”  to live on berries and black nuts. Shows Maleficent as only
LOVING character.

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