The Bounty Hunter parents guide

The Bounty Hunter

Overall D+

Milo Boyd (Gerard Butler) finds himself bringing his work home when the target of his new assignment as a bounty hunter for the police department turns out to be his ex-wife (Jennifer Aniston).

Release date March 19, 2010

Violence C
Sexual Content C
Profanity C-
Substance Use C+

Why is The Bounty Hunter rated PG-13? The MPAA rated The Bounty Hunter PG-13 for sexual content including suggestive comments, language and some violence.

Run Time: 110 minutes

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The Bounty Hunter
Rating & Content Info

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Why is The Bounty Hunter rated PG-13? The Bounty Hunter is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for sexual content including suggestive comments, language and some violence.

Although this film is billed as a comedy there is plenty of violence portrayed. Characters are punched, beaten, hit with golf clubs, held under water, shot at with guns, hit in the head with an alcohol bottle and Tasered in the neck. One man has his leg broken and is injected with horse tranquilizer. One man suffers from bloody injuries sustained in a car rollover. Another man is shot in the shoulder, resulting in a blood-soaked shirt. A character is threatened with a tattoo gun after he refuses to reveal some information. A woman slaps a man in the face. A male character assaults a police officer. Characters are threatened with guns. Crude sexual innuendos and discussions concerning sexual activity are depicted along with crass paintings and other portrayals that objectify women. A woman in a strip bar is seen briefly with only tiny coverings on her breasts. Female buttock nudity is also shown. Male characters, including a teen, ask a woman to expose her breasts for them. Sexual harassment takes place in an office and on the street. Characters steal cars, credit cards and other personal property. Characters drink at dinner and in bars, sometimes to excess. One man is portrayed as being inebriated. Illegal drugs are shown and references are made to drug trafficking. Profanities, scatological slang, vulgar expressions, crude sexual slang and name-calling and terms of Deity are used frequently in this script.

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The Bounty Hunter
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language, Violence.
Alberta PG Violence, Sexual Content.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children, Violence, Language May Offend.
Ontario PG Language May Offend.
Quebec G
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video PG

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News About "The Bounty Hunter"

Cast and Crew

The Bounty Hunter is directed by and stars Jennifer Aniston, Gerard Butler.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Bounty Hunter movie is July 13, 2010. Here are some details…

Release Date: 13 July 2010

The Bounty Hunter releases on DVD and Blu-ray with the following bonus extras:

- Featurettes: Making of The Bounty Hunter, Stops Along the Road: Hunting Locations and Rules for Outwitting a Bounty Hunter!

The Bounty Hunter on Blu-ray also includes:

- movieIQ™+sync and BD-Live

-A Digital Copy of The Bounty Hunter for PC, Mac or iPod®

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Jennifer Aniston also stars as a married woman and journalist in the dog movie Marley & Me. In the movie Love Happens, she plays floral designer who helps a motivational speaker come to grips with his own grief. Gerard Butler plays a character pretending to be a young boy’s father in Dear Frankie. He also performs as a man driven almost to madness by his love for a young singer in Phantom of the Opera.