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In 1966 Rachel, Stefan and David (Jessica Chastain, Sam Worthington and Marton Csokas) were part of a secret mission to capture a Nazi war criminal (Jesper Christensen). Then in 1997, some startling news surfaces about David (Ciaran Hinds). So Rachel and Stefan (Helen Mirren and Tom Wilkinson) find themselves again immersed in the intricacies of what they believed was a closed case.

MPAA Rating: R R for some violence and language.

Why is The Debt rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: The Debt is rated R for R for some violence and language.

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.


- Frequent and prolonged violence shown in a realistic manner with graphic blood and tissue damage.

- Upsetting and disturbing scenes.

- Depictions of fighting, shooting, stabbing and beating.

- Portrayal of forensic photos of atrocities.

Sexual Content:

- Mild sexual references and innuendo

- Non-sexual female frontal nudity.

- Implied sexual activity.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Crude content.


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

- Infrequent use of scatological slang.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Frequent tobacco use.

The Debt
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Violence.
Alberta 14A Violence.
Manitoba 14A Violence, Disturbing Content, Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Graphic Violence.
Quebec 13+
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A