Movie Poster


Parents Guide

Add to guide (Coming Soon)
Showing all 24 items


MPAA Rated PG for menacing fantasy action and some mild language

Sex & Nudity

  • Billy mentions his girlfriend.
  • When Alan's searching for his parents in the streets of Brantford, adultmovies are seen briefly on display in a store.
  • Alan mentions Sarah's boyfriend.
  • Sarah almost kisses Alan after he saves her life from a crocodile.
  • Alan and Sarah kiss each other near the end of the movie.

Violence & Gore

  • A boy is beaten by several other kids. His nose bleeds.
  • People bitten by giant mosquitos become very ill, and are rushed to hospital.
  • Monkeys destroy a kitchen and throw knives at two young children; they also scare several people, crash a car and damage a shop.
  • A stampede of elephants, rhinos, birds, zebras and other animals run through a town, injuring some people and damaging many things; Peter is almost crushed to death inside a car.
  • A boy is almost killed by a giant plant.
  • Giant spiders attack people. A boy tries to kill the spiders with an axe.
  • A hunter shoots at several people.
  • Dozens of bats chase a young girl down a street.
  • Stories of parents cutting up their young son, and hiding him in the walls is told, but is shown to be false.


  • Fourteen uses of "God" (most with "Oh, my..." and some as "Jesus", 1 use of "hell", 2 uses of "damn", 1 use of "devil" and 1 use of "darn".

Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking

  • Sam Parrish is seen smoking a pipe early in the film.
  • A homeless man is seen smoking a pipe in an abandoned factory.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • About midway through the movie, Alan summons a hunter who chases after him and repeatedly tries to shoot him. At one point, he tries to shoot Alan in the head, but misses.
  • There is a scene which involves many spiders crawling all over the attic , when the kids use the board game , the animals come out and some of their appearances are quite freaky! Their entrances are sudden and may scare small children .
  • The theme of the movie may be a little scary for younger children. In a scene, Alan and Sarah play the game and Alan is trapped inside the jungle, with bats flying and Sarah running away, afraid. 26 years later, Alan is set free.
  • As the game progresses, things get more frightening. Scenes involving the bats, lions, huge mosquitos, monkeys, dangerous flowers, elephants, spiders, an obsessed hunter and crocodiles may be pretty scary and intense.


The Parents Guide items below may give away important plot points.

Violence & Gore

  • After Alan says "Jumanji", Van Pelt attempts to shoot him. Sarah runs in front of Alan to shield him from the bullet only for it and everything else to be pulled back into the game, saving both of them.
  • Judy is hit in the neck by a poisonous flower, and is seen lying motionless on the floor. She is the only one who is presumably killed in the movie.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • Judy is killed near the end by a poisonous flower, but is alive again in 1995.

See also

Taglines | Plot Summary | Synopsis | Plot Keywords

Recently Viewed