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Daybreakers

Released

Jan 08, 2010

Latest Home Video

May 11, 2010

MPAA Rating

R

Director

Michael Spierig, Peter Spierig

Cast

Ethan Hawke

Studio

2010 Lionsgate

Still shot from the movie: Daybreakers.

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We do not have a full review for this movie because it is rated R in the US and we usually only review G, PG, and PG-13 movies. However we do have details about the content you can expect to see in this movie in the "Content Details" section below.

Synopsis

Daybreakers takes today's popular fascination with vampires to epidemic proportions! In the movie's futuristic world almost all of mankind has turned into the blood-sucking creatures and now they are facing a shortage of food (ie: human blood).

Content Details

Why Is Daybreakers Rated R?

Daybreakers is rated R for strong bloody violence, language and brief nudity.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Daybreakers...

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:

Violence:

- Frequent explicit depictions of violence, including dismemberment, disembowelment and decapitation.

- Pervasive creature and weapons violence depicting blood, gore, detailed wounds and gruesome deaths.

- Portrayals of stabbing, shooting and mutilated corpses.

- Frequent graphic violence with detailed gory and gruesome images.

- Disturbing scenes.

Sexual Content:

- Breast nudity is shown in non-sexual contexts.

Language:

- Frequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.>/p>

-Frequent use of profanities,scatological slang, vulgar expressions and slurs.

Drug and Alcohol Use:

- Frequent tobacco use (smoking).

Home Video Viewing Alternatives

Here are some ideas for home video titles that are related to Daybreakers.

Vampire stories have been invading popular culture as of late. You can find them touted as romantic figures (Twilight and New Moon), super heroes (Cirque Du Freak: The Vampire’s Assistant) and a force to be reckoned with (Van Helsing). In I Am Legend another human fights for survival when a plague turns the rest of Earth’s inhabitants into zombies.

Canadian Movie Ratings

BC
SK
18A Explicit Violence.
AB 18A Gory Scenes.
MB 18A Gory Scenes.
ON 18A Coarse Language, Violence, Gory Scenes.
QC 13+ Horror, Violence
NB
NS
NL
PE
14A

Canadian Home Video Rating: 18A

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Details on home video releases of Daybreakers...

Daybreakers releases to DVD and Blu-ray on May 11, 2010.

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