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Mr. Popper’s Penguins

When Mr. Popper (Jim Carrey) inherits six penguins, the businessman finds the responsibility of caring for the little creatures from the bottom of the Earth is turning his own life upside-down. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B
Violence: B
Sexual Content: A-
Language: B
Drugs/Alcohol: B
Run Time: 94
Theater Release: 17 Jun 2011
Video Release: 06 Dec 2011
MPAA Rating: PG
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Mr. Popper’s Penguins is rated PG: for mild rude humor and some language.

Director: Mark Waters
Cast: Jim Carrey, Carla Gugino, Angela Lansbury
Studio: 2011 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
Website: Official site for Mr. Popper’s Penguins.

Detailed Review

Of all the beasts in the animal kingdom, penguins seem to have secured the best marketing department. Since their notable appearance in a song and dance routine with actor Dick… 
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Why Is Mr. Popper’s Penguins Rated PG?

Violence: During frequent scenes of slapstick violence, a man is hit in the groin and… 
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