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Overall C

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.

Violence C
Sexual Content A
Profanity B-
Substance Use C

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for thematic elements, some violence and disturbing images.

Why is The Box rated PG-13?

Official MPAA Rating: The Box is rated PG-13 for for thematic elements, some violence and disturbing images.

Please read our content details for this movie to help determine if it is suitable for members of your family. We also encourage you to check our full review and our movie information page.

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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Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence.
Alberta PG Frightening Scenes, Not Recommended For Young Children.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children, Disturbing Content.
Ontario PG Not Recommended for Young Children, Disturbing Content.
Quebec G Not recommended for young children.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video PG

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