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Michael Jackson’s This Is It

For Michael Jackson fans, this is it -- a chance to finally see what the entertainer had planned for the 2009 concert dates his untimely death prevented him from keeping. Cut together from footage taken during rehearsals for the show, the film provides a behind the scenes look at the King of Pop as he sings and dances to some of his best known music. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: B-
Language: A
Drugs/Alcohol: A
Run Time: 112
Theater Release: 28 Oct 2009
Video Release: 26 Jan 2010
MPAA Rating: PG
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Michael Jackson’s This Is It is rated PG: for some suggestive choreography and scary images.

Cast: Michael Jackson, Kenny Ortega
Studio: 2009 Sony Pictures
Website: Official site for Michael Jackson’s This Is It.

Detailed Review

This musical documentary’s title may have the sound of finality to it. But with a This Is It DVD release scheduled for next year—one that promises hours of additional footage—it… 
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Why Is Michael Jackson’s This Is It Rated PG?

Several scenes include depictions of Jackson’s crotch-grabbing dance move as well as dancers dressed in… 
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What things does Director Kenny Ortega choose to focus on in this tribute? How do… 
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