The Company Men parents guide

The Company Men

Release date January 21, 2011

Whether downsized, laid off or fired, losing a job is a hard thing to endure, especially for people like Bobby Walker (Ben Affleck), whose sense of identity is tied to his career. Following his plight for one year, this movie explores how unemployment affects him, his family, his community and his former co-workers.

Why is The Company Men rated R? The MPAA rated The Company Men R for language and brief nudity.

The Company Men
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 The Company Men rated R? The Company Men is rated R by the MPAA for language and brief nudity.

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


- Some scenes may frighten young children.

- Suicide is implied.

- Occasional disturbing scenes.

Sexual Content:

- Breasts nudity seen in a sexual context.

- Non-sexual nudity.

- Embracing and kissing.


- Frequent use of use of the sexual expletive and variations in non-sexual contexts.

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

- Limited use of slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Tobacco use.

- Frequent portrayals of alcohol use.

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The Company Men
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language.
Alberta 14A Coarse Language.
Manitoba 14A Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language.
Quebec G
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video 14A

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Cast and Crew

The Company Men is directed by John Wells and stars Ben Affleck, Tommy Lee Jones, Kevin Costner, Chris Cooper, Maria Bello, Craig T Nelson, Rosemarie DeWitt..

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Company Men movie is June 7, 2011. Here are some details…

The Company Men releases to DVD and Blu-ray on June 7, 2011 in the US and on July 5, 2011 in Canada.

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