A Lot or a Little?
What you will—and won't—find in this movie.
Human cooperation is required for all ecosystems to continue thriving.
Violence & Scariness
A tiger chews on a bloody deer carcass.
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Sex, Romance & Nudity
Mating is discussed.
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Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that Icy Coast is a short documentary about the coldest coastal places in the world and their inhabitants. The lives of certain species are examined, including seals, penguins, and even tigers. Seals are shown fighting and there's a tiger shown chewing on a bloody deer carcass. To stay in the loop on more movies like this, you can sign up for weekly Family Movie Night emails.
Is It Any Good?
This solid documentary examines coastal life in the coldest parts of the world, and it's suprisingly vibrant and lively. Many animals are supported by the cold, like penguins and seals, both of whom are filmed beautifully from birth through adulthood. It's a little dry, with gentle, slow narration from a male British voice. But if you're interested in exploring a part of the world that might be a little too cold to visit, there's lots to learn about here.
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