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South Pacific

This classic musical tells the tale of two Americans struggling to overcome prejudice while serving in the South Pacific during World War II -- although the Rogers and Hammerstein production focuses more on the song and dance than the inner conflict. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B
Violence: B
Sexual Content: B-
Language: B
Drugs/Alcohol: B
Run Time: 157
Theater Release: 19 Mar 1958
Video Release: 31 Mar 2009
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
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How We Determine Our Grades

South Pacific is rated Not Rated: THe MPAA did not rate South Pacific due to its release prior to 1968.

Cast: Mitzi Gaynor, Rossano Brazzi, John Kerr
Studio: 1958 20th Century Fox

Detailed Review

In the midst of World War II, Lieutenant Joseph Cable (John Kerr) flies into the Solomon Islands to prepare for a mission that will roadblock the Japanese from making further… 
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Why Is South Pacific Rated Not Rated?

Overall: B A musical tale of two Americans struggling to overcoming prejudice while serving in… 
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There is very little military action in this film even though it’s set in… 
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Video alternatives / Home Video Bonus Features

South Pacific was produced in a made-for-TV movie in 2001. Check our review… 
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