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Parker (Jason Statham) may be a thief, but he has ethics. So when he is double-crossed by his not-as-honorable partners, he adds "getting revenge" to his rulebook.

MPAA Rating: R for strong violence, language throughout and brief sexual content/nudity.

Why is Parker rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: Parker is rated R for for strong violence, language throughout and brief sexual content/nudity.

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:


- Pervasive gun, hand-to-hand, and weapons violence, with blood, impact, and some detail shown.

- Depictions of beating, choking, shooting, stabbing and impalement.

- Frequent non-graphic violence.

- Frequent explicit violence shown in a realistic manner with detail, blood and tissue damage.


- Torture.

- Disturbing and gory scenes.

Sexual Content:

- Breast nudity seen in a non-sexual context.

- Breast nudity in a sexual context.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Sexual references.


Approximately 95 instances of coarse language, including:

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

- Infrequent use of scatological slang, profanity, and cursing.

Drug and Alcohol Use:

- Smoking.

Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Violence, Coarse Language.
Alberta 18A Brutal violence.
Manitoba 18A Brutal violence.
Ontario 14A Brutal Violence, Coarse Language.
Quebec 13+ Violence.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A