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Based on a short-lived television series called Firefly, Serenity is rust-bucket starship whose miss-fit crew is involved in a galactic civil war. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B-
Violence: D
Sexual Content: B
Language: B
Drugs/Alcohol: B
Theater Release: 29 Sep 2005
Video Release: 19 Dec 2005
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Serenity is rated PG-13: for sequences of intense violence and action, and some sexual references.

Cast: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Sean Maher, Nathan Fillion, Summer Glau
Studio: 2005 Universal Studios

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Why Is Serenity Rated PG-13?

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