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Newsies

Newsies is a musical film about New York newspaper boys who, after having the cost of their papers raised by a tenth of a cent (the film is set in 1899), decide they are going to organize and go on strike. They go up against newspaper tycoon Joseph Pulitzer, and show the world what a bunch of boys can really do. Get the movie review and more. »

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Overall: B-
Violence: B
Sexual Content: A
Language: B+
Drugs/Alcohol: --
Run Time: 121
Theater Release: 10 Apr 1992
Video Release: 19 Jun 2012
MPAA Rating: PG
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Newsies is rated PG: for mild violence.

Director: Kenny Ortega
Cast: Christian Bale, Bill Pullman, Robert Duvall, Ann-Margret.
Studio: 1992 Walt Disney

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Newsies is a film about New York newspaper boys who, after having the cost of their papers raised by a tenth of a cent (the film is set in 1899),… 
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