The Grace Card parents guide

The Grace Card

Overall B

Bill "Mac" McDonald (Michael Joiner) and Sam Wright (Mike Higgenbottom) may have been paired up as law enforcement officers, but that doesn't men they have to like each other. Mac's prejudice collides with Sam's religious optimism, causing both to feel offended. The only solution to the problem may be extending The Grace Card.

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

Why is The Grace Card rated PG-13? The MPAA rated The Grace Card PG-13 for violence and thematic elements.

Run Time: 102 minutes

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The Grace Card
Rating & Content Info

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Why is The Grace Card rated PG-13? The Grace Card is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for violence and thematic elements.

Violence: A car accident is implied. A man is tease about his religious beliefs. Family arguments are portrayed on several occasions. Various crimes are depicted, including speeding, drug dealing, child abuse (crying mother with bloody lip accuses her boyfriend of hurting her baby—no injuries shown on the child), breaking and entering, as well as theft. Characters are threatened with guns. A policeman shoots a suspect (a bloody injury results). In a courtroom a character is sentenced for second-degree murder. Blood is seen on a patient in a hospital emergency room. An angry woman hits her husband. A routine blood test is implied but not seen on screen.

Sexual Content: None noted.

Language: Racial slurs are heard. A mild expletive is used.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A depressed and stressed character frequently drinks alcohol, both in public and private. A drug deal is depicted. Drug paraphernalia is found in a teen’s bedroom (illegal substance use is implied).

Other: Religious depictions include characters praying and worshiping in church.

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The Grace Card
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video PG

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Cast and Crew

The Grace Card is directed by David G. Evans and stars Michael Joiner, Mike Higgenbottom, Louis Gossett Jr..

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Grace Card movie is August 16, 2011. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: The Grace Card

Release Date: 16 August 2011

The Grace Card releases on DVD and Blu-ray with the following bonus features:

- Commentary with Director David G. Evans, Executive Producer Lynn Holmes and Actor Michael Joiner

- Featurettes: Starting a Grace Awakening: Behind the Scenes and Wayne (Stephen Dervan) Returns

- Missing Grace: Deleted Scenes

- Give a Little Grace: Outtakes

- Tenth Avenue North Music Video: Healing Begins

- Promotional feature: Opening Scene of the movie Courageous.

Related home video titles:

Forgiveness is the theme of Amish Grace (where a mother has to deal with her daughter’s death by murder), Joseph: King of Dreams (a biblical story about betrayal) and In Her Shoes (featuring sisters with serious differences).