The Princess and the Goblin

 
 

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Unlike the MPAA we do not assign one inscrutable rating based on age, but 3 objective ratings for SEX/NUDITY, VIOLENCE/GORE and PROFANITY on a scale of 0 to 10, from lowest to highest, depending on quantity and context.

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MPAA Rating: G

An animated fable based on the George MacDonald tale, about a naive young girl who must come to terms with her fears in order to save her Kingdom.

SEX/NUDITY 0 - None.

VIOLENCE/GORE 3 - There are a couple of all-out battles with the goblins. A cat has a fight with a goblin-cat-creature, who later threatens the Princess. A goblin dog is kicked and punched, but we only see the shadows of these actions. Curdie, the Princess' champion, fights goblins with a large club, and a sword, but, most of the harm comes from the goblins getting their sensitive feet stomped on. A beast of burden gets whipped. A goblin's hand comes out of the ground and tries to drag a cat in. Curdie falls 30 or 40 feet onto some rocks and is momentarily dazed. Curdie's bloodied leg is shown, after he falls down some stone stairs. A goblin falls from a waterfall to his doom.

PROFANITY 0 - None. [profanity glossary]

DISCUSSION TOPICS - Kidnapping, defending your home from invasion.

MESSAGE - Some point is made about the magic of "good against evil," which involves doing what you think is right in spite of opposition.

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