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Mars Needs Moms

Like many adolescents, Milo (voice of Seth Green) sometimes gets tired of being told what to do by his mother (voice of Joan Cusack). But when Martians swoop down from space and kidnap his mom to raise their own kids, he hitches a ride in an effort to rescue her. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B-
Violence: C+
Sexual Content: A
Language: A-
Drugs/Alcohol: A
Run Time: 88
Theater Release: 11 Mar 2011
Video Release: 09 Aug 2011
MPAA Rating: PG
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Mars Needs Moms is rated PG: for sci-fi action and peril.

Director: Simon Wells
Cast: Seth Green, Joan Cusack, Dan Fogler
Studio: 2011 Walt Disney Pictures
Website: Official site for Mars Needs Moms.

Detailed Review

Mars Needs Moms, but not just any mom. Searching the Earth from a very powerful telescope, Martian "Supervisor" (voice of Mindy Sterling) is on the constant lookout for humanoid mothers… 
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Why Is Mars Needs Moms Rated PG?

Violence: A woman, depicted as a character’s mother, is seen in a glass capsule with… 
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Do you detect any stereotypes in this movie? How are mothers depicted? How are males… 
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