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Despite a past romantic relationship, Martin and Claudia (Eric Bana and Rebecca Hall) jointly lend their legal expertise to the defense team in the trial of an international terrorist. But they soon discover they have risked more than just their past feelings and pride.

MPAA Rating: R for language and brief violence.

Why is Closed Circuit rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Closed Circuit is rated R for for language and brief violence.

Please Note: We have not viewed this movie. The information below is a summary based on data gathered from government and industry sponsored film classification agencies in various global regions.

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


- Brief explicit violence.

- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.

- Several scenes of violence, including a suicide, with some blood and detail shown.

- Depictions of explosion and fighting.

- Some scenes may frighten children.

Sexual Content:

- Embracing and Kissing.

- Mild sexual references.


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

- Infrequent use of profanity and vulgar expressions.

Alcohol / Drug Use:

- Infrequent references to illegal drug use.

- Tobacco use/smoking.

Closed Circuit
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence, Coarse Language
Alberta 14A Coarse Language
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children, Language May Offend, Tobacco Use/Promotion.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Violence.
Quebec G Not Recommended For Young Children.
Martimes 14A
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