The Finest Hours

Neither wind, nor snow, nor sleet, nor hail can stop the Coast Guard.

Overall A-

Members of the Coast Guard have to use their best skills and training when they set out to rescue seamen caught in the worst blizzard to hit Cape Cod in 1952.

Release date January 29, 2016

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

Why is The Finest Hours rated PG-13? The MPAA rated The Finest Hours PG-13 for intense sequences of peril.

Run Time: 117 minutes

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Why is The Finest Hours rated PG-13? The Finest Hours is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for intense sequences of peril.

Violence: Characters are in constant peril from a massive storm where high winds, rain and snow cause enormous ocean waves, low visibility, and icy conditions. The treacherous weather put two ships at risk of sinking and leaves the crewmen fighting for their lives. The film depicts an oil tanker being ripped in two: the front half sinks and it is implied that all men aboard are killed. Survivors on the back half struggle to keep themselves afloat, and some injuries occur while they wrestle with equipment and heavy chains. Members of the Coast Guard mount a rescue mission even though they face impossible obstacles that put their lives at risk. Some characters drown and a body is seen floating in the water. Other disasters and deaths at sea are mentioned and discussed. Family members grieve the loss of a loved one. A car gets stuck in a snow bank and stands the driver in the cold for a time. Characters argue about whose plan they should follow during the disaster. Some characters mock or ridicule others.

Sexual Content: A couple kisses. Mild sexual references are heard.

Language: The script includes several uses of terms of deity as expletives, mild profanity and name-calling.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters drink at a bar.

Other: Characters pray when they are in a desperate situation.

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The Finest Hours
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G Coarse Language, May Frighten Young Children.
Alberta PG
Manitoba PG Not Recommeded for Young Children.
Ontario PG Not Recommended for Young Children
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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Cast and Crew

The Finest Hours is directed by Craig Gillespie and stars Chris Pine, Holliday Grainger, Eric Bana .

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Finest Hours movie is May 24, 2016. Here are some details…

The Finest Hours releases to home video on May 24, 2016.

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The rigors of training for the Coast Guard are shown in the movie The Guardian . A sailor is stranded alone at sea in All is Lost.

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