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Battle: Los Angeles

Released

Mar 11, 2011

Latest Home Video

Jun 14, 2011

MPAA Rating

PG-13

Director

Jonathan Liebesman

Cast

Aaron Eckhart
Michelle Rodriguez
Bridget Moynahan

Studio

2011 Columbia Pictures

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Synopsis

Aaron Eckhart, Michelle Rodriguez and Bridget Moynahan star in this action sci-fi. When Los Angeles comes under attack, a Marine platoon is sent out to stop the invasion and keep aliens from taking over the town.

Content Details

Why Is Battle: Los Angeles Rated PG-13?

Battle: Los Angeles is rated PG-13 for sustained and intense sequences of war violence and destruction, and for language.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Battle: Los Angeles...

Violence: Ammunition exchanges and explosions are rampant in this story with beaches, buildings and humans repeatedly fired upon. Dead and burned bodies are frequently seen. Characters use rifles, grenades, missiles and other weapons to fight the aliens who return fire. Characters rip open the body of an alien in an attempt to find a way to kill it. A ship is overturned and begins to burn. After loading passengers, a helicopter is hit and explodes. Bloody depictions include head injuries and a fatal bullet wound. A character is crushed by a falling car. A man dies after detonating a charge of explosives. Pools of blood are seen on the floor of a bus. A man falls from a bridge deck to his death on a cement surface below. Soldiers search the bodies of the dead for ammunition and supplies.

Sexual Content: Brief jokes are made about a man’s virginity.

Language: The script contains non-stop profanities, scatological slang, terms of Deity and one strong sexual expletive.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Off-duty soldiers drink large amounts of alcohol. One man becomes sick and vomits.

Other: A recruit visits the grave of a dead soldier and has a one-sided conversation. A man is under psychiatric care after returning from a war zone. Soldiers go through pre-battle rituals including writing letters to loved ones and reading religious books.

Canadian Movie Ratings

BC
SK
14A Frequent Violence.
AB 14A Violence.
MB 14A Not Recommended for Children, Violence.
ON 14A Violence, Language May Offend.
QC 13+
NB
NS
NL
PE
14A

Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A

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Details on home video releases of Battle: Los Angeles...

Battle: Los Angeles releases to home video on June 14, 2011. The movie is available in three packages:

Battle: Los Angeles on DVD

- Featurettes: Behind The Battle, Aliens in LA, Preparing for Battle and Creating L.A. in LA

Battle: Los Angeles on Blu-ray Disc

- Exclusive playable game demo of the first-person shooter PS3 game Resistance®3

- Command Control - Command and control your viewing experience by watching Picture-in- Picture, Storyboard Comparisons and Battle Points within the context of the movie.

- Featurettes: Behind The Battle, Aliens in LA, Preparing for Battle and Creating L.A. in LA

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Battle: Los Angeles: Blu-ray Disc/DVD Combo Pack

- Command Control - Command and control your viewing experience by watching Picture-in-Picture, Storyboard Comparisons and Battle Points within the context of the movie.

- Featurettes: Behind The Battle, Aliens in LA, Preparing for Battle and Creating L.A. in LA

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