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The Mothman Prophecies


Jan 24, 2002

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Jun 03, 2002

MPAA Rating



Mark Pellington


Richard Gere
Will Patton


2002 Columbia Pictures

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The Mothman Prophecies is based on paranormal events recorded in the small town of Point Pleasant, West Virginia during the late 1960's. Updated here, the movie follows a reporter who gets caught up in a string of unexplainable events after the loss of his wife in a strange car accident.

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Why Is The Mothman Prophecies Rated PG-13?

The Mothman Prophecies is rated PG-13

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Home Video Viewing Alternatives

Here are some ideas for home video titles that are related to The Mothman Prophecies.

For more alien action, check out Richard Dreyfuss in Close Encounters Of The Third Kind or Jodie Foster in Contact. For other well-written (but not really family appropriate) thrillers dealing with paranormal phenomena, check our reviews of The Sixth Sense and The Others. You can see less scary portrayals by Mothman stars in Runaway Bride (Richard Gere), A Walk In The Clouds (Debra Messing) and Remember The Titans (Will Patton).

Canadian Movie Ratings

14A Coarse Language, Frightening Scenes
AB PG Frightening Scenes
MB Not Rated Not Recommended for Children-----
ON Not Rated Horror

Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A

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Details on home video releases of The Mothman Prophecies...

Although we have not reviewed the DVD version of The Mothman Prophecies, we provide the following for your convenience…

DVD Release Information:
  • Studio: Columbia-TriStar Home Entertainment
  • Theatrical release date: January 25, 2002
  • DVD release date: June 4, 2002
  • Runtime: 119 minutes
  • Production company: Columbia TriStar
  • Package type: Keep case
  • Aspect ratio: Widescreen anamorphic - 2.35:1
  • DVD encoding: Region 1
  • Available audio tracks: English (Dolby Digital 5.1)
  • Available sibtitles: English, Spanish, French
DVD Extras:
  • Music Video

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