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The Box

If there is no such thing as a free lunch, then there is surely no such thing as a no-strings-attached magic box that can grant you a million dollars. Yet when such a mysterious gift is placed in the hands of Norma and Arthur Lewis (Cameron Diaz and James Marsden), the temptation to take the money may prove greater than their concern for the consequences. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C
Violence: C
Sexual Content: A
Language: B-
Drugs/Alcohol: C
Run Time: 116
Theater Release: 06 Nov 2009
Video Release: 16 Feb 2010
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Why Is The Box Rated PG-13?

Characters are shot and kidnapped in this film. Children are shown locked in bathrooms. A dead woman is found lying in her blood. Numerous characters experience nosebleeds. Officers descend on crime scenes with their guns drawn. A man has a gun held to his head. Two characters are involved in a violent car accident. A teen mocks adult characters. Adults drink at social events and home as well as smoke. Characters are shown suffering from mental and emotional anguish. Profanities and terms of Deity are used.

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