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The Messengers

Life on a North Dakota sunflower farm turns out to be anything but serene and peaceful for the Solomon family when teenaged Jess (Kristen Stewart) and her little brother (Evan and Theodore Turner) begin seeing ominous apparitions--that appear to be invisible to adults. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C-
Violence: C-
Sexual Content: A-
Language: C
Drugs/Alcohol: A-
Run Time: 90
Theater Release: 01 Feb 2007
Video Release: 04 Jun 2007
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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The Messengers is rated PG-13: for mature thematic material, disturbing violence and terror

Cast: Dylan McDermontt, Penelope Ann Miller, John Corbett, Kristen Stewart
Studio: Photo ? Sony Pictures

Detailed Review

The Messengers is loaded with all the typical bits and pieces necessary for a classic horror film -- an abandoned farmhouse, a flock of cackling crows and plenty of creepy… 
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Why Is The Messengers Rated PG-13?

The film opens with the death of a woman and two children, one of who… 
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Talk It Over

Because of a past incident, Jess and her parents have some communication issues. How does… 
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Video alternatives / Home Video Bonus Features

Children also have an uncanny ability to see things that adults can’t in The… 
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