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Rating & Content Info
Why is Emperor rated PG-13? Emperor is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for violent content, brief strong language and smoking (historical).
Violence: Mass destruction is seen after nuclear bombs are dropped. Actual wartime footage of the bomb dropping is included. Black and white photos of a Japanese soldier about to decapitate a man are very briefly seen. Discussions of men taking their own lives to avoid arrest are heard. A gunshot is heard and a man is seen with his head lying on a blood-covered desk after taking his life. Another character shoots himself behind an obscure glass window, with blood spurting onto the glass. A man is hit by a rock, leaving a small bloody wound on his forehead. A man, after consuming multiple drinks in a bar, engages in a fight with other men who are making derogatory remarks toward him.
Sexual Content: Prostitutes are depicted. A man and woman kiss passionately.
Language: A single sexual expletive is heard along with other infrequent profanities.
Drugs/Alcohol: Many scenes depict smoking. A few scenes depict drinking, sometimes to the point of drunkenness. An intoxicated man starts a fight in a bar.
Page last updated May 27, 2016
|British Columbia||PG||Violence. Coarse Language.|
|Alberta||PG||Coarse Language, Violence.|
|Manitoba||PG||Not Recommended For Young Children, Violence.|
|Ontario||PG||Violence, Language May Offend.|
|Canadian Home Video||PG|
News About "Emperor"
Cast and Crew
Emperor is directed by Peter Webber and stars Tommy Lee Jones, Matthew Fox, Kaori Momoi.
The most recent home video release of Emperor movie is August 13, 2013. Here are some details…
Emperor releases to home video non August 13, 2013, with the following extras:
- Revenge or Justice - The Making of Emperor” featurette
- Audio commentary with director Peter Webber and producer Yôko Narahashi
- Behind-the-Scenes Photo Gallery
- Historical Photo Gallery
- Deleted Scenes