Boychoir parents guide


Music has the power to change lives.

Overall B+

It seems an odd decision -- to send a troubled youngster (Garrett Wareing) to an elite boy's choir school. But the parentless 11-year-old appears to have some talent, and if Master Carvelle (Dustin Hoffman) can teach him how to tame his passion, he might just give the boy the chance of a better future.

Release date April 3, 2015

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

Why is Boychoir rated Not Rated? The MPAA rated Boychoir Not Rated

Run Time: 103 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is Boychoir rated Not Rated? Boychoir is rated Not Rated by the MPAA

A car accident is depicted, and the body of a dead woman can be seen tangled amidst the wreckage. Bullying occurs, consisting of name-calling, teasing, gossiping and playing spiteful pranks. Characters retaliate to these mean actions by vandalism, fist fighting and, in one case, dumping garbage on the offender. Characters steal, cheat and one breaks into a vending machine numerous times. Characters face disciplinary action from school authorities for misconduct.

Sexual Content:
Infidelity is alluded to when a biological parent tries to hide the fact that he has fathered an illegitimate child. A woman is briefly seen in a bathtub, with no explicit nudity shown.

Mild profanity is infrequently used.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
A woman is portrayed as an alcoholic. Her child pours her liquor down the drain to prevent her from drinking.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence, Coarse Language.
Alberta PG
Manitoba G
Ontario PG Language May Offend.
Quebec G
Martimes Not Rated
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News About "Boychoir"

Cast and Crew

Boychoir is directed by François Girard and stars Josh Lucas, Dustin Hoffman, Kathy Bates, Garrett Wareing.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Boychoir movie is August 25, 2015. Here are some details…

Boychoir releases to home video on August 25, 2015.

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