The sky may be the limit, but for a single propeller crop duster named Dusty (voiced by Dane Cook) a fear of heights is all it takes to keep him grounded. So it is going to take a lot of encouragement and support from his friend Skipper (voice of Stacy Keach) to give his dreams of aerial racing wings to fly.
Why Is Planes Rated PG?
Planes is rated PG for some mild action and rude humor.
Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Planes...
Violence: During a routine reconnaissance flight, a squadron of planes is shot down and killed in a fiery exchange of bullets. A character crashes into the ocean and appears to drown. A plane and train appear to crash in a head on collision. Characters watch plane crashes on a TV program. Characters knock off the navigation equipment of a competitor. A plane nearly crashes after loosing his visuals. Characters engage in bullying behaviors.
Sexual Content: A female character is shown in a mildly provocative way. A character attempts to woo another. He his later seen with lipstick marks all over his body.
Language: The script contains some name-calling and a crude implied sexual comment.
Alcohol / Drug Use: A racing competitor is disqualified for using an illegal fuel additive. A character is told he needs to have a drink after a long and disappointing day.
Other: A character makes a comment about “gas”. Another character is covered in “excrement” after he crashes into a row of portable toilets.
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Canadian Movie Ratings
Canadian Home Video Rating: G
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Details on home video releases of Planes...
Home Video Notes: Planes
Release Date: 19 November 2013
Planes releases to home video (Blu-ray 3D/Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy or Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy) with the following extra luggage:
- Klay’s Flight Plan
- Top 10 Flyers
- Meet the Racers
- Deleted Scenes
- Franz’s Song: Produced exclusively for Blu-ray and HD Digital, this completely finished animated song features the German mini-car, Franz Fliegenhosen, who encourages Dusty on his flight.