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Battle of the Year

Released

Sep 20, 2013

Latest Home Video

Dec 10, 2013

MPAA Rating

PG-13

Director

Benson Lee

Cast

Josh Holloway
Josh Peck
Laz Alonso

Studio

2013 Sony Pictures Releasing

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Still shot from the movie: Battle of the Year.

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Synopsis

Battle of the Year is a world class dancing competition. With hopes of getting their country back in the winner's circle for the first time in 15 years, the US puts together a crew. But it is a strange move when a former basketball coach (Josh Holloway) is asked to train the talent.

Content Details

Why Is Battle of the Year Rated PG-13?

Battle of the Year is rated PG-13 for language and some rude behavior

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Battle of the Year...

Violence: Characters push and scuffle with one another. Two characters engage in a fistfight. A character talks about a fatal car accident. A brief bar brawl breaks out after a character is taunted.

Sexual Content: Characters yell out catcalls at a woman and make some crude sexual comments. Dancers grab at their groin. Some tensions arise around a homosexual character.

Language: The script contains frequent profanities, uses of scatological slang terms and some terms of Deity, along with at least a half dozen crude hand gestures.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A man uses alcohol to deal with the death of his family and turns to drink to deal with stress. Characters drink socially in a bar and at a restaurant.

Home Video Viewing Alternatives

Here are some ideas for home video titles that are related to Battle of the Year.

Dancing takes center stage in the Step Up Franchise (Step Up, Step Up 2 The Streets, Step Up 3D and Step Up Revolution) Other unusual leaders are asked to pull together competitive teams in Sister Act 2, The School of Rock, Remember The Titans and Take the Lead.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

BC
SK
PG Coarse Language, Violence.
AB PG Coarse Language
MB PG Language May Offend.
ON PG Language May Offend.
QC G
NB
NS
NL
PE
PG

Canadian Home Video Rating: PG

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Details on home video releases of Battle of the Year...

Home Video Notes: Battle of the Year

Release Date: 10 December 2013

Battle of the Year releases to home video in the following packages:

Battle of the Year (3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray):

- Extended dance sequences from three scenes in the film

- This Is Planet B Boy – The filmmakers and cast explore B-Boy history and culture.

- The Art of B-Boying: A Guide to Breaking – Join the cast and crew as they take us through the various elements that make up the B-Boy lifestyle and give us an insider’s guide to dance moves, unique b-boy names and show us how they do their unique signature moves.

- Preparing for Battle: Training & Rehearsals – From hours of training, grueling rehearsals and intricate dance sequences, see what it took to become a unified b-boy team on-screen.

Battle of the Year (DVD):

- This Is Planet B Boy – The filmmakers and cast explore the B-Boy history and culture.

- Preparing for Battle: Training & Rehearsals – From hours of training, grueling rehearsals and intricate dance sequences, see what it took to become a unified b-boy team on-screen.

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