'Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief'

<b>Rating:</b> PG for action violence and peril, some scary images and suggestive material, and mild language<br>
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<b>What it's about:</b> A troubled teen discovers he's actually the son of a Greek god and goes on a quest to rescue his mom.<br>
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<b>The kid attractor factor:</b> Supernatural action, supernatural creatures and a more than passing resemblance to the Harry Potter movies<br>
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<b>Good lessons/bad lessons:</b> Mom sacrifices so much for you, maybe give a little back.<br>
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<b>Violence:</b> Swordfights and the like<br>
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<b>Language:</b> When you're stuck in Hades part of the movie, words are said<br>
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<b>Sex:</b> Flirty teens<br>
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<b>Drugs:</b> Lotus flowers get everybody buzzed, but there's a lesson in that.<br>
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<b>Parents' advisory:</b> Surprisingly violent, a bit much for 8-and-unders
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( Associated Press )

Rating: PG for action violence and peril, some scary images and suggestive material, and mild language

What it's about: A troubled teen discovers he's actually the son of a Greek god and goes on a quest to rescue his mom.

The kid attractor factor: Supernatural action, supernatural creatures and a more than passing resemblance to the Harry Potter movies

Good lessons/bad lessons: Mom sacrifices so much for you, maybe give a little back.

Violence: Swordfights and the like

Language: When you're stuck in Hades part of the movie, words are said

Sex: Flirty teens

Drugs: Lotus flowers get everybody buzzed, but there's a lesson in that.

Parents' advisory: Surprisingly violent, a bit much for 8-and-unders

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