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Overall B

Captain Colter Stevens (Jake Gyllenhaal) wakes up to find himself embedded in a secret government experiment that allows him to assume another man's identity for the last eight minutes of that person's life. Now using a computer program known as the Source Code, Stevens repeatedly experiences the final moments of a passenger's life while trying to find the terrorist behind the attack on a Chicago commuter train.

Violence C-
Sexual Content B+
Profanity C-
Substance Use A

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some violence including disturbing images, and for language.

Why is Source Code rated PG-13?

Official MPAA Rating: Source Code is rated PG-13 for for some violence including disturbing images, and for language.

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Violence: A bomb explodes on a busy commuter train—this scenario is repeated many times with the train exploding and careening off the track onto a busy street. A man punches, harasses and threatens passengers on a train; he also breaks into a locked compartment and steals a conductor’s pistol. A character falls from a train and sustains bloody injuries. Two characters are shot and shown on the ground surrounded by blood. A terrorist discusses plans to detonate a large bomb. A disembodied human torso and head with part of the brain exposed is seen in a medical environment.

Sexual Content: Two brief sexual remarks are heard. A man and woman kiss.

Language: A single sexual expletive is used, along with infrequent scatological and mild profanities.

Drugs/Alcohol: None noted.

Source Code
Canadian Movie Ratings
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence, Coarse Language.
Alberta PG Coarse Language, Violence.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children, Frightening Scenes.
Ontario PG Violence, Language May Offend.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG