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What is green and crusty on the outside, but softhearted on the inside? Shrek of course! Follow the computer-animated antics of this multi-layered ogre (Mike Meyers) and his loud-mouthed donkey sidekick (Eddie Murphy) on their quest to rescue Princess Fiona (Cameron Diaz). Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B-
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: B
Language: B
Drugs/Alcohol: B-
Run Time: 93
Theater Release: 17 May 2001
Video Release: 01 Nov 2001
MPAA Rating: PG
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How We Determine Our Grades

Shrek is rated PG: for mild language and some crude humor.

Cast: Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz, John Lithgow
Studio: Dreamworks

Detailed Review

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Why Is Shrek Rated PG?

Overall: B-
A simple tale of an ugly ogre, beautiful princess, and hard hearted ruler.… 
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