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Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea

When Earth's Van Allen Belts mysteriously catch on fire, the crew of the USOS Seaview attempts a dangerous mission to stop the flames and save the planet. Unfortunately, the sub's commander Admiral Harriman Nelson (Walter Pidgeon) doesn't wait for proper approval for this venture, and that creates some mutinous feelings. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: A
Language: A
Drugs/Alcohol: B-
Run Time: 105
Theater Release: 12 Jul 1961
Video Release: 08 Oct 2013
MPAA Rating: PG
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Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea is rated PG:

Director: Irwin Allen
Cast: Walter Pidgeon, Joan Fontaine, Barbara Eden
Studio: 1961 Twentieth Century Fox

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Admiral Harriman Nelson (Walter Pidgeon) has been hailed as both a genius and a lunatic. Without a doubt his development of an atomically powered submarine, the USOS Seaview, is… 
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Why Is Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Rated PG?

Violence: Prideful mention is made of sub’s weapons, atomic missiles and military capabilities. Characters… 
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