Armored parents guide


Overall C-

It is the perfect scenario for a heist. As employees of an armored truck company (Columbus Short, Matt Dillon and Laurence Fishburne), these drivers and security men guard valuable cargo every day. So why not steal one of their bigger shipments? However, even the best-laid plans can go astray...

Release date December 4, 2009

Violence D+
Sexual Content B+
Profanity D+
Substance Use C

Why is Armored rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Armored PG-13 for sequences of intense violence, some disturbing images and brief strong language.

Run Time: 88 minutes

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Why is Armored rated PG-13? Armored is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for sequences of intense violence, some disturbing images and brief strong language.

Characters are shot, injured with tools (blood is shown), stabbed and engulfed in flames from an explosion. Others are threatened with guns or involved in fistfights. One man commits suicide by jumping from a building. An injured police officer is roughly pulled down a set of metal stairs. Characters are involved in theft, both at work and school. Men smoke and drink, including while on the job. A man ingests pills before starting work. A brief sexual comment is made. A strong, sexual expletive is used in the script, along with frequent profanities and some terms of Deity.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence. Coarse Language.
Alberta 14A
Manitoba 14A Violence.
Ontario 14A Violence. Language May Offend.
Quebec 13+ Violence.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

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Cast and Crew

Armored is directed by and stars Columbus Short, Matt Dillon, Laurence Fishburne.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Armored movie is March 16, 2010. Here are some details…

Release Date: 16 March 2010
Armored releases to DVD and Blu-ray with the following extras:
- Producer and Cast Commentary
- Featurettes: Planning the Heist (making-of Armored), Crash Course (stunts),  and Armed and Underground (production design).

The Blu-ray disc also offers:
- movieIQ+sync
- BD-Live

Related home video titles:

Other conniving minds attempt big heist jobs in the films The Italian Job, Entrapment and Ocean’s Eleven.