The Heat parents guide

The Heat

It's a good idea to use the buddy system when faced with a dangerous situation. That's why the FBI teams up Agent Sarah Ashburn (Sandra Bullock) with Police Officer Shannon Mullins (Melissa McCarthy) when tracking a drug lord. Problem is neither tough-gal is good at being a buddy.

Why is The Heat rated R? The MPAA rated The Heat R for pervasive language, strong crude content and some violence.

The Heat
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 The Heat rated R? The Heat is rated R by the MPAA for pervasive language, strong crude content and some violence.

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

Violence:

- Frequent non-graphic violence.

- Brief explicit violence.

- Depictions of beating, stabbing, shooting and explosion.

- Portrayals of gun, weapon, and hand-to-hand violence in a comedic context.

- Occasional gory and grotesque images.

- Violent acts shown in a realistic manner with detail, blood and tissue damage.

- Some scenes may frighten children.

- Detailed disturbing scenes that may have an adverse psychological impact.

Sexual Content:

- Sexual language, references and innuendo.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Fondling.

- Crude content.

Language:

-Approximately 269 instances of coarse language including:

- Frequent use of the sexual expletive, sometimes in a sexual context.

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

- Slurs/sexual references.

Drug & Alcohol Use:

- Tobacco use.

- Alcohol abuse.

- Substance abuse.

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The Heat
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Frequent Coarse Language, Violence.
Alberta 14A Crude Coarse Language.
Manitoba 14A Violence, Coarse Language, Substance/Alcohol Abuse, Adverse Psychological Impact.

Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Crude Content, Graphic Violence.
Quebec 13+ Vulgar Language.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

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We do not have a full review for The Heat because it is rated R in the US and we usually only review G, PG, and PG-13 movies. However we do have some information about the content you can expect to see in this movie in the Content Details section.

News About "The Heat"

Cast and Crew

The Heat is directed by Paul Feig and stars Sandra Bullock, Melissa McCarthy, Kaitlin Olson, Taran Killam.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Heat movie is October 15, 2013. Here are some details…

The Heat releases to home video (in a rated and unrated version) on October 15, 2013.

Related home video titles:

Sandra Bullock played another FBI agent in Miss Congeniality and Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous.

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