Fantasy/Adventure. Based on the novel by John Bellairs. A recently orphaned boy (Owen Vaccaro) and his magical Uncle (Jack Black) must work together to battle an evil presence determined to bring on the end of the world.
- Infrequent use of cursing and profanity
- Frequent portrayals of hand-to-hand and weapons violence, most in comic or fantasy contexts – no blood, little detail
- Frequent portrayals of transformations, creatures, and frightening scenes in a fantasy context - some detail
- Coping with loss
- Families we make
- Acceptance and belonging
Rated PG for frightening scenes in a genre context