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Still shot from the movie: Here Comes The Boom.

Here Comes The Boom

When budget cuts threaten the music program at his school, a biology teacher (Kevin James) decides to try to make up the shortfall. But with no one else willing to help, the only money-raising option he can think of is prize fighting. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B+
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: B+
Language: B-
Drugs/Alcohol: B-
Run Time: 105
Theater Release: 12 Oct 2012
Video Release: 04 Feb 2013
MPAA Rating: PG
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Why Is Here Comes The Boom Rated PG?

Violence: Characters involved in mixed martial arts competitions and training are knocked out, choked, punched, kicked and knocked to the ground. Some of the brawls result in bloody facial injuries, bruising and a dislocated shoulder. A character is accused of embezzlement. A man is hit in the head with an exercise stability ball. A married couple argues.

Sexual Content: An artfully posed picture of a naked man and his musical instrument is shown in his home. A woman wears a low cut tank top. A character’s buttocks are partially revealed during a yoga class.

Language: The script includes brief profanities and terms of Deity.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters drink briefly in social settings and at home.

Other: A character throws up on his opponent after a fight. A man talks about fecal matter.

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