Is Poltergeist PG-13?

Tobe Hooper’s Poltergeist came out 40 years ago, and scared the bejeezus out of American kids. And the most shocking thing about this film, which turned on an entire generation to a love of horror movies, is that they rated it PG. No, not PG-13, which was two years away from being a thing. Just PG.

Is Poltergeist really PG?

Tobe Hooper’s Poltergeist came out 40 years ago, and scared the bejeezus out of American kids. And the most shocking thing about this film, which turned on an entire generation to a love of horror movies, is that they rated it PG. No, not PG-13, which was two years away from being a thing. Just PG.

What is Poltergeist movie?

Strange and creepy happenings beset an average California family, the Freelings — Steve (Craig T. Nelson), Diane (JoBeth Williams), teenaged Dana (Dominique Dunne), eight-year-old Robbie (Oliver Robins), and five-year-old Carol Ann (Heather O’Rourke) — when ghosts commune with them through the television set. Initially friendly and playful, the spirits turn unexpectedly menacing, and, when Carol Ann goes missing, Steve and Diane turn to a parapsychologist and eventually an exorcist for help.

Can my 7 year old watch Poltergeist?

Poltergeist is a really good horror, but is not PG rating and this should be at PG-13 rated due to horror and gore as well. I’d say 12+ because it contains moderate horror, mild language, moderate violence and gore. It is not for children to watch, only meant for 12 and over.


Videos

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