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Overall A-

When Frank Redmond (Peter Mullan) is cut lose from his employment at a Glasgow shipyard, he tries to find his identity and self worth by taking on the ultimate physical challenge: swimming the English Channel. Although unexpected, the lives of his friends and family are also changed in the wake of his illogical pursuit.

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

Why is On a Clear Day rated PG-13?

Official MPAA Rating: On a Clear Day is rated PG-13 for for some language.

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The most prevalent content concern in this movie is the inclusion of many mild-to-moderate profanities and terms of deity used as expletives. Bare chests and implied nudity are depicted when men change in a locker room (one of them wears women’s panties). There are also some sexual jokes and a minor character that makes home pornography (he is briefly shown filming a leather-clad woman, gagged and bound on a park bench). It is eluded that a machining accident causes a worker to lose his hand. Two men engage in a brief physical altercation. Seasickness causes some characters to vomit. On several occasions, men drink beer in a pub.