When a squirrel lives in an urban environment, he has to learn a different set of survival skills. And Surley (voice of Will Arnett) will have to use all of them - plus the help of his inner-city friends, to pull off the perfect heist at a store specializing in nuts.
Why Is The Nut Job Rated PG?
The Nut Job is rated PG for mild action and rude humor.
Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in The Nut Job...
Violence: A girl punches a man in the stomach and kicks him after yelling at him. Characters are accused of stealing and cheating. An animal is hit and then smashed by a falling brick. A bird is hit by a bus. Characters are frequently smashed, hit, punched, slapped, choked and electrocuted. A character lights a stick of dynamite and an explosion follows causing lots of damage to the animals’ home. A character falls over a waterfall and appears to be dead. Characters are chased and attacked by other animals. A man attempts to shoot animals with his gun. Characters are caught in traps.
Sexual Content: An animal couple kisses and cuddles briefly. Some infrequent references to bodily functions are included. The closing credits include a song that sings about “sexy ladies”.
Language: The script contains some rude humor and brief crude comments, particularly about male anatomy. Brief name-calling is also included.
Alcohol / Drug Use:None noted.
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Canadian Movie Ratings
Canadian Home Video Rating: G
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Details on home video releases of The Nut Job...
Home Video Notes: The Nut Job
Release Date: 15 April 2014
The Nut job releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Ultraviolet or Blu-ray 3D/Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy). Both packages include these bonus extras:
- Deleted Scenes
- The Great Nut Heist
- Animated Shorts
- End Credits Sequence