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Goon

Doing nothing to quell criticism about violence in sports, Goon portrays one man's rise from picked-on kid to leader of a semi-pro hockey team. Played by Seann William Scott, this guy's best skill is taking off the gloves and fighting for the win. Get the movie review and more. »

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Sexual Content: --
Language: --
Drugs/Alcohol: --
Theater Release: 30 Mar 2012
Video Release: 29 May 2012
MPAA Rating: R
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Why Is Goon Rated R?


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

Violence:

- Frequent explicit violence.

- Occasional gory and grotesque images.

- Violent acts shown in a realistic manner with details, blood and tissue damage.

- Frequent hand-to-hand violence, most in a sports context, with blood and some detail shown.

Sexual Content:

- Nudity seen in a non-sexual context.

- Brief portrayals of sexual activity with breast nudity.

- Simulated sexual activity.

- Frequent, often aggressive use of crude and descriptive sexual language, references and innuendo.

- Crude content.

- Detailed offensive scenes.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Infrequent portrayals of crude bodily functions.

Language:

- Pervasive use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in a sexual context.

- Frequent use of scatological slang, sexual and ethno-cultural slurs, and vulgar expressions.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Infrequent portrayals of illegal drug use for recreational purposes.

- Tobacco use.

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