Firewall parents guide


Overall C

Jack Stanfield (Harrison Ford), a security systems expert, is forced to use his knowledge to help some thieves steal millions of dollars, after their unscrupulous leader (Paul Bettany) breaks through his home Firewall and takes his wife and family hostage.

Violence D
Sexual Content D+
Profanity D+
Substance Use A-

Why is Firewall rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Firewall PG-13 for some intense sequences of violence.

Run Time: 105 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is Firewall rated PG-13? Firewall is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for some intense sequences of violence.

Gratuitous portrayals of bloody violence are rampant in the film with numerous characters being shot point-blank. Other causes of death include being beaten with a blender, speared with a pickax and run over by a car. The captives in the film frequently have guns held to their head or are hit and shoved by their captors. As well as physical violence, the thieves’ spy on the family, steal personal identity information and rack up gambling debts. Repeated expletives (including a sexual term) and profanities are contained in the script

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence, Coarse Language
Alberta 14A
Manitoba 14A Violence.
Ontario PG Violence, Not Recommended for Young Children
Quebec G Violence.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

News About "Firewall"

Cast and Crew

Firewall is directed by and stars Harrison Ford, Virginia Madsen.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Firewall movie is June 6, 2006. Here are some details…

Burn through the mysteries behind this Warner Home Video DVD release with Firewall Decoded (a conversation with actor Harrison Ford and director Richard Loncraine). Or discover the secrets to Writing a Thriller. All this info is on the DVD, which provides audio tracks in English (Dolby Digital 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 5.1) and Spanish (Dolby Digital 5.1), as well as subtitles in English, French and Spanish.

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In addition to his action hero roles, Harrison Ford stars in the romantic comedy about the young daughter of a chauffer who falls in love with her father’s employer in Sabrina. British actor, Paul Bettany plays roommate to Russell Crowe’s character in A Beautiful Mind.