Black or White
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Black or White
Rating & Content Info
Why is Black or White rated PG-13? Black or White is rated PG-13 by the MPAA on appeal for brief strong language, thematic material involving drug use and drinking, and for a fight. Note: Originally rated R for "brief strong language"
Violence: Characters discuss a man’s past jail time for criminal acts. Two men, one drunk and the other high on drugs, clumsily fight with one another. One character has a knife. Another character is hit over the head with an object and begins to bleed. A man falls into a swimming pool and begins to drown. A man is accused of bribery.
Sexual Content: A man comments about noticing women’s breasts. Unwed pregnancy and sexual relations between a minor and an adult are mentioned.
Language: The script contains one use of a strong expletive in a non-sexual context. Frequent uses of scatological slang, vulgar expressions, profanities and ethno-cultural slurs are also included, along with some crude dialogue and terms for anatomy.
Alcohol / Drug Use:A character repeatedly turns to alcohol to deal with grief. He is depicted as inebriated on several occasions, but does choose to hire a driver rather than get behind the wheel of his vehicle. Another character is shown smoking illegal drugs with a group of men. There are several discussions about his past drug use.
Page last updated May 7, 2015
|British Columbia||PG||Coarse Language, Violence, Drug Use.|
|Alberta||PG||Substance Abuse, Language My Offend.|
|Manitoba||PG||Not Recommended for Children. Coarse Language, Substance/Alcohol Abuse.|
|Ontario||PG||Mature Theme, Language May Offend, Tobacco Use.|
|Canadian Home Video||PG|
News About "Black or White"
Cast and Crew
Black or White is directed by Mike Binder and stars Kevin Costner, Octavia Spencer, Gillian Jacobs, Jennifer Ehle, Anthony Mackie .
The most recent home video release of Black or White movie is May 5, 2015. Here are some details…Home Video Notes: Black or White
Release Date: 5 May 2015
Black or White releases to home video (Blu-ray/Digital Copy) with the following extras:
- Shades of Gray: The Making of Black or White
- Theatrical Trailer
Exclusive HD Content
- Kevin Costner Featurette
- Family First Featurette