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Turbo

Released

Jul 17, 2013

Latest Home Video

Nov 12, 2013

MPAA Rating

PG

Director

David Soren

Cast

Ryan Reynolds
Paul Giamatti
Maya Rudolph
Samuel L. Jackson

Studio

2013 DreamWorks Animation

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Still shot from the movie: Turbo.

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Synopsis

Some souls have impossible dreams, but a strange accident might just be the ticket for a garden snail (voiced by Ryan Reynolds) with aspirations to win the Indy 500.

Content Details

Why Is Turbo Rated PG?

Turbo is rated PG for some mild action and thematic elements.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Turbo...

Violence: Some characters are crushed while others are snatched up by birds and eaten. Others experience frequent peril. A snail is nearly run over by a lawnmower. Abird is repeatedly thrown against a window. One bird is hit and killed by a bus. A huge racetrack crash includes numerous cars. A woman attacks and hits another character. Characters shoot nails into the tires of a bus. A character is nearly crushed by a car. Some depictions may frighten children. Characters engage in illegal street racing.

Sexual Content: Brief veiled sexual comments are used.

Language: The script includes some name-calling and mean-spirited comments.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Secondary characters are seen with beer bottles. A character’s physiological makeup is changed after being exposed to nitrous oxide. A character drinks excessive amounts of an energy drink.

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Characters with impossible wishes appear in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Ratatouille and Tangled. Racing dreams also plague the characters in Cars and Cars 2. The snails in this animated movie resemble the slugs portrayed in Flushed Away.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

BC
SK
G
AB G
MB G Frightening Scenes.
ON G Cartoon/Animation Action
QC G
NB
NS
NL
PE
G

Canadian Home Video Rating: G

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Details on home video releases of Turbo...

Home Video Notes: Turbo

Release Date: November 12, 2013

Turbo releases to home video in the following packages:

Turbo Blu-ray Deluxe Edition (Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy)

- TURBO pullback racer toy (for a limited time while supplies last).

- Smoove Move’s Music Maker – Watch music videos featuring songs from the film .

- Meet Tito – Director David Soren provides an introduction for a deleted scene.

- The Race – Director David Soren provides an introduction for a storyboard sequence. Viewers can even see picture-in-picture comparison to the final cut.

- Shell Creator - Create your own shell from select-able parts

- Champions Corner - Host Paul Page interviews Turbo one-on-one to hear all about his racing techniques and inspirations!

- Be An Artist! – Dave Burgess, Head of Character Animation on the film, shows the audience how to draw: Turbo, Whiplash, Skidmark, Burn, Smooth Move, White Shadow, Chet and Customizable Racers.

- Team Turbo: Tricked Out – See Turbo and all the rest of the snail crew in a break- down of the cool components that make up each of their shells.

- TURBO F.A.S.T Trailer from TV show – First look at upcoming new TV show this December

- Holiday Favorites – Sneak Peeks

- World of DreamWorks Animation – Music videos from your favorite DreamWorks Animation feature films

Turbo Blu-ray 3D Deluxe Edition (Blu-ray 3D + Blu-ray+ DVD + Digital Copy)

-  Feature film in high definition and 3D

- All the Blu-ray and DVD content listed above

Turbo DVD (Single disc DVD)

-  TURBO pullback racer toy (for a limited time while supplies last).

- Feature film in standard definition

- Champions Corner - Host Paul Page interviews Turbo one-on-one to hear all about his racing techniques and inspirations!

- Be An Artist! – Dave Burgess, Head of Character Animation on the film, shows the audience how to draw: Garden Turbo and Racing Turbo.

- Team Turbo: Tricked Out – See Turbo and all the rest of the snail crew in a break- down of the cool components that make up each of their shells.

- World of DreamWorks Animation

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