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Case 39

Emily Jenkins (Renee Zellweger) is a social worker with a heart. That is why she not only removes Lilith Sullivan (Jodelle Ferland) from her physically abusive parents, but also brings the young girl into her own house until a foster family can be arranged. However, the case is even more serious than Emily realizes, and her emotional response is about to bring the real danger home. Get the movie review and more. »

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Violence: --
Sexual Content: --
Language: --
Drugs/Alcohol: --
Run Time: 110
Theater Release: 01 Oct 2010
Video Release: 04 Jan 2011
MPAA Rating: R
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Why Is Case 39 Rated R?


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

Violence:

- Frequent and/or prolonged portrayals of graphic violence.

- Depictions of fighting, stabbing and torture (some involving children).

- Detailed gory and grotesque images.

- Frequent portrayals of emotional and psychological suffering and peril to children.

- Upsetting or disturbing scenes that may cause an extreme adverse psychological impact.

Sexual Content:

- Mild sexual references.

Language:

- Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.

- Infrequent use of cursing and scatological expressions.

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