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Parents Guide for
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Since the beliefs that parents want to instill in their children can vary greatly, we ask that, instead of adding your personal opinions about what is right or wrong in a film, you use this feature to help parents make informed viewing decisions by describing the facts of relevant scenes in the title for each one of the different categories: Sex and Nudity, Violence and Gore, Profanity, Alcohol/Drugs/Smoking, and Frightening/Intense Scenes.
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Sex & Nudity


Violence & Gore

There is no violence nor gore.


use of the word "arses" in a song

some charctres in the backgrounds drink though this is far from a main feature in the fillm.

Jacob Marley flies around scrooge's apartment to show Scrooge a group of ghosts whose appearance may be disturbing to some very young viewers. Marley also sings an atmospheric song which is quite a sinister sounding at the time.

One scene which is unusual to the story is shown where scrooge is taken to Hell by a group of people whose faces aren't shown this scene is slightly scary and quite dark in many ways. The nightmare ends with Scrooge being less wrapped and more buried by an enormous chain and abandoned by Marley in a empty and ice cold accounting office in Hell, but the whole experience is ended with Scrooge awakening to his profound relief in his room.

The fact people rejoice over scrooges death even to the point of singing a song entitled "Thank You Very Much" is slightly upsetting and in ways dark

MPAA Rating Update Suggestion: PG for Some Frightening Moments and Images.

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Argentina:Atp / Canada:G (Manitoba) / Canada:PG (Ontario) / Finland:K-8 / Iceland:L / Netherlands:AL (orginal rating) / Peru:PT / Singapore:PG / Sweden:Btl / UK:U / USA:G (Approved No. 22509)

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