Picture from The Paperboy

When journalist Ward Jansen (Matthew McConaughey) decides to investigate the story behind a death-row inmate (John Cussack), he endangers himself, his innocent brother (Zac Efron) and the not-so-innocent woman (Nicole Kidman) who thinks she's in love with the convicted murderer.

Why is The Paperboy rated R?

Official MPAA Rating: The Paperboy is rated R for for strong sexual content, violence and language.

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