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Moondance Alexander (Kay Panabaker) has a personality as unusual as her first name. Unable to make friends at school, she finds a kindred spirit in an equally lonely pinto pony. But in order to ride, she must charm the horse's withdrawn owner (Don Johnson) and convince her over-protective mother (Lori Laoughlin) it is safe.
Why Is Moondance Alexander Rated G?
Moondance Alexander is rated G
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Trying to fit in is a challenge for Moondance Alexander who often becomes the brunt of her classmates’ pranks. Instead she has to take comfort in sitting on the grave of her deceased father and talking to him. One character turns to drink to deal with his past memories, but later throws the flask away. Issues of bullies, a single mother’s boyfriend and wavering self-confidence are briefly addressed.
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Canadian Home Video Rating: G
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DVD Release Date: April 29, 2008
Corral Moondance Alexander on DVD, and you will also lasso Laura Wright’s music video of I Choose You, and behind-the-scenes featurettes including cast interviews and information about the film’s score. Audio tracks are available in Dolby Digital (English), with subtitles in English, French and Spanish.