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Men In Black III

In this third installment of the Men in Black franchise, time travel is introduced to the storyline. In order to prevent alien forces from rewriting history, Agent J (Will Smith) takes a trip into the past hoping to scuttle an assassination attempt on the life of Agent K (Tommy Lee Jones and Josh Brolin). Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B-
Violence: D+
Sexual Content: B-
Language: C
Drugs/Alcohol: B-
Run Time: 106
Theater Release: 25 May 2012
Video Release: 29 Nov 2012
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Why Is Men In Black III Rated PG-13?

Violence: Numerous characters are impaled in the head and body with dart-like weapons; some blood is shown. The bodies of dead guards cover the floor of a prison. A large group of guards are sucked into space along with a woman. Characters briefly discuss a recently deceased co-worker. Gruesome and grotesque characters are blasted to bits. Men and aliens are slapped, hit and punched in the face. One alien is repeatedly hit in the head with a frying pan. Policemen show racial prejudices. A man jumps from a tall building. A suicide attempt is shown. Alien ships invade Earth. Cars and busses crash during a downtown car chase. Characters experience moments of peril. A man is shot in the chest and another loses his hand in a shoot out.

Sexual Content: A man sticks his unusually long tongue into a woman’s mouth. Brief sexual innuendo is included. Females model clothing that barely covers their bodies. A woman wears a provocative, leather dress.

Language: The script contains profanities, scatological slang, derogatory racial statements, terms of Deity and a crude term for male anatomy.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Several background characters are shown smoking. Liquor is depicted at parties and in a home setting. A man makes a comment about getting high.

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