login

Movie Ratings, Family Movie Reviews & More!

Still shot from the movie: Broken City.

Broken City

Billy Taggart (Mark Wahlberg), an ex-cop, is asked by the mayor of New York City (Russell Crowe) to find out with whom his wife (Catherine Zeta-Jones) is having an affair. But revealing the secret identity opens the door to a much bigger and more dangerous scandal.

Overall Grade: --
Violence: --
Sexual Content: --
Language: --
Drugs/Alcohol: --
Release Date: 17 Jan 2013
Run Time: 109
MPAA Rating: R

0

In-Depth Review

Release Date: 18 January 2013

Because we only review G, PG, and PG-13 movies at Parent Previews we did not review this title. For your convenience, we have provided some brief information about the film’s synopsis and content.

Synopsis: Billy Taggart (Mark Wahlberg), an ex-cop, is asked by the mayor of New York City (Russell Crowe) to find out with whom his wife (Catherine Zeta-Jones) is having an affair. But revealing the secret identity opens the door to a much bigger and more dangerous scandal.

Content Details: Beyond the Movie Ratings...

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:

Violence:

- Frequent non-graphic violence.

- Brief explicit violence.

- Violent acts shown in a realistic manner with details, blood and tissue damage.

- Depictions of beating and shooting with some blood and detail shown.

- Disturbing scenes.

Sexual Content:

- Breast nudity seen in a sexual content.

- Simulated sexual activity.

- Five instances of sexual language.

- Sexual references and innuendo.

- Embracing and kissing.

Language:

Approximately 116 instances of profanity and coarse language, including:

- Pervasive use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in an aggressive or sexual context.

- Frequent use of scatological slang, profanity, cursing, crude sexual references, and vulgar expressions.

-  Infrequent use of sexual slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Frequent portrayals of alcohol use and abuse.

- Tobacco use.

Video alternatives

Other scripts peer into the private life of public figures, such as First Daughter, Citizen Kane, and Roman Holiday.

Home Video Notes

releases to home video on April 30, 2013.

Join the Conversation

About the Reviewer: Donna Gustafson

Harry Potter Advance Tickets

© One Voice Communications Ltd. | About Parent Previews | FAQ | Making the Grades | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Contact

© One Voice Communications Ltd. All Rights Reserved | Privacy Policy | FAQ | Contact Us | Syndicated Newspaper Column