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Broken City


Jan 17, 2013

Latest Home Video

Apr 30, 2013

MPAA Rating



Allen Hughes


Mark Wahlberg
Russell Crowe
Catherine Zeta-Jones
Kyle Chandler


2013 Twentieth Century Fox

Still shot from the movie: Broken City.

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We do not have a full review for this movie because it is rated R in the US and we usually only review G, PG, and PG-13 movies. However we do have details about the content you can expect to see in this movie in the "Content Details" section below.


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

Why Is Broken City Rated R?

Broken City is rated R for pervasive language, some sexual content and violence.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Broken City...

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


- 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.


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.

Home Video Viewing Alternatives

Here are some ideas for home video titles that are related to Broken City.

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

Trailers & Clips

Canadian Movie Ratings

14A Coarse Language, Sexually Suggestive Scene
AB 14A Coarse Language, Violence.
MB 14A Not Recommended For Children, Violence, Coarse Language.
ON 14A Coarse Language, Violence.
QC 13+ Violence.

Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A

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Details on home video releases of Broken City...

releases to home video on April 30, 2013.

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