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The Secret of NIMH
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3/10

A number of animals are killed throughout the film.

Blood is shown about 5 times in this film.

A spider gets squashed by the Great Owl, and the spiders blood is shown in a greenish color.

The main character cuts her arm and blood is shown.

One of the main characters gets crushed by a cinder block.

There is a very violent sword fight scene. Blood is shown about three times, and the villain gets impaled by an injured rat.

1/10

There is only one use of the word "Damn" in the entire picture.

1/10

A cat's food is drugged by a mouse and you see the cat asleep with one unfocusing eye open.

This film is pretty dark.

Mrs. Brisby and Jeremy were chased by Dragon the cat

The tractor nearly destroyed the Brisby house but saved by Auntie Shrew.

One rat in rat nest tries to kill Mrs. Brisby but she retreats.

Suggested MPAA movie rating: Rated PG for dark and emotional thematic elements, mild language, frightening scenes, blood/violence.


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