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Monsters vs. Aliens

The inhabitants of the Earth are in grave danger from an outer space visitor who announces his intention to annihilate everyone. Yet when the President looks for an army to combat the threat, he is surprised by the suggestion he use a group of strange creatures that have been collected over the years and held in a detention facility. But desperate times call for desperate measures, so it is decided the battle will be Monsters vs. Aliens. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B-
Violence: C+
Sexual Content: B
Language: B-
Drugs/Alcohol: A-
Run Time: 95
Theater Release: 28 Mar 2009
Video Release: 29 Sep 2009
MPAA Rating: PG
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How We Determine Our Grades

Monsters vs. Aliens is rated PG: for sci-fi action, some crude humor and mild language.

Cast: Reese Witherspoon, Hugh Laurie, Will Arnett, Seth Rogen, Rainn Wilson
Studio: 2009 Dreamworks/Paramount
Website: Official site for Monsters vs. Aliens.

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