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Twister

Released

May 10, 1996

MPAA Rating

PG-13

Director

an de Bont

Cast

Helen Hunt
Bill Paxton

Studio

1996 Warner Brothers

Still shot from the movie: Twister.

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Synopsis

In this disaster film, Helen Hunt plays Jo Harding, a storm chaser trying to collect data by driving into a tornado. But the biggest whirlwind in her life is actually Bill (Bill Paxton), her estranged husband who wants a divorce so he can marry another woman (Jami Gertz).

Content Details

Why Is Twister Rated PG-13?

Twister is rated PG-13 for intense depiction of very bad weather.

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Home Video Viewing Alternatives

Here are some ideas for home video titles that are related to Twister.

For other film about surviving against all odds, check out The Poseidon Adventure, (or the 2006 re-make called Poseidon), The Day After Tomorrow, and Gravity—or one based on a true story, The Impossible .

Canadian Movie Ratings

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Not Rated

Canadian Home Video Rating: PG

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Andrew says: Feb. 20, 2011

Twister the movie not the board game, is PG-13 for scenes of intense danger. The Blu Ray case didn’t mention profanity. It was used in everyday conversation rather than in scenes of intense danger, where some may deem that more acceptable. I would also question the occupation of the female therapist and her conversations on the telephone. The initial review could also do with some editing, but I do agree with its conclusions.

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