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Dom Hemingway

He's out to settle a debt.

There is a price to be paid for keeping one's mouth shut, and Dom Hemmingway (Jude Law) intends to collect. Having spent twelve silent years in prison, the safe cracker expects some cash from his former boss (Demian Bichir).

Why is Dom Hemingway rated R? The MPAA rated Dom Hemingway R for sexual content, nudity, pervasive language, some violence and drug use.

Dom Hemingway
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 Dom Hemingway rated R? Dom Hemingway is rated R by the MPAA for sexual content, nudity, pervasive language, some violence and drug use.

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


- Frequent portrayals of non-graphic violence.

- Brief explicit violence.

- Infrequent portrayals of weapons and hand-to-hand violence, with some blood and detail.

- Depictions of beating.

- Occasional gory/grotesque images.

Sexual Content:

- Four scenes of nudity (depicting breasts, buttocks and genitalia), in sexual and non-sexual contexts.

- Implied sexual activity.

- Two sexually suggestive scenes.

- Implied sexual activity.

- Frequent use of crude and descriptive sexual language, references and innuendo.

- Embracing and kissing.


- Pervasive use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in a sexual or aggressive context.

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

- Slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:

- Alcohol abuse.

- Frequent tobacco use.

- Portrayals of illegal drug use (involving cocaine) in a recreational context.

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Dom Hemingway
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Sexually Suggestive Scene, Coarse and Sexual Language.
Alberta 14A Crude Coarse Language, Sexual Content.
Manitoba 18A Brutal Violence, Crude Content, Substance/Alcohol Abuse.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Sexual Content
Quebec 13+ Violence, Vulgar Language.
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video 14A

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Cast and Crew

Dom Hemingway is directed by Richard Shepard and stars Emilia Clarke, Jude Law, Richard E. Grant, Demian Bichir.

From the Studio:

"Jude Law plays DOM HEMINGWAY, a larger-than-life safecracker with a loose fuse who is funny, profane, and dangerous. After twelve years in prison, he sets off with his partner in crime Dickie (Richard E. Grant) looking to collect what he's owed for keeping his mouth shut and protecting his boss Mr. Fontaine (Demian Bichir). After a near death experience, Dom tries to re-connect with his estranged daughter (Emilia Clarke), but is soon drawn back into the only world he knows, looking to settle the ultimate debt."

- Fox Searchlight Pictures

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Dom Hemingway movie is July 22, 2014. Here are some details…

Dom Hemingway releases to home video on July 22, 2014.

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