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Battle of the Year

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. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B-
Violence: B
Sexual Content: B+
Language: C-
Drugs/Alcohol: C+
Run Time: 109
Theater Release: 20 Sep 2013
Video Release: 10 Dec 2013
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Why Is Battle of the Year Rated PG-13?

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.

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