Arbitrage parents guide


Release date September 14, 2012

Robert Miller (Richard Gere) is a man who appears to have everything. But he stands to lose his fame, fortune and family after he and his mistress are involved in a car accident. Finding himself in a desperate situation, he turns to equally desperate measures.

Why is Arbitrage rated R? The MPAA rated Arbitrage R for language, brief violent images and drug use.

Rating & Content Info

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.

Why is Arbitrage rated R? Arbitrage is rated R by the MPAA for language, brief violent images and drug use.

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


- Infrequent portrayals of injury, with some blood and detail shown.

- Depiction of an automobile accident.

- Violent acts shown in a realistic manner with detail, blood and tissue damage.

Sexual Content:

- Mild sexual references and innuendo.


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

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

- Infrequent use of ethno-cultural slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Two portrayals of illegal drug use (cocaine) for recreational purposes.

-Tobacco use.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A
Alberta 14A Coarse Language
Manitoba 14A Not Recommended For Children Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Mature Theme.
Quebec G Not Recommended For Young Children.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

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

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Cast and Crew

Arbitrage is directed by Nicholas Jarecki and stars Richard Gere, Susan Sarandon, Brit Marling.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Arbitrage movie is December 20, 2012. Here are some details…

Arbitrage releases to home video on December 21, 2012.

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Adultery is at the root of the sorrow suffered by other movie characters too. A daughter’s faith in her father is lost in Adam. A husband’s trust and love is tested in The Descendants. And a kingdom is lost in Camelot and First Knight (also starring Richard Gere).