High Noon parents guide

High Noon

There's gonna be a showdown.

Overall A-

Retired sheriff Will Kane (Gary Cooper) has barely said, “I do” to his new bride (Grace Kelly) before an old enemy seeking revenge forces him to pin his badge on again. Along with defending himself, Will also wants to protect the local citizens, even thought they are too cowardly to join him at the showdown.

Release date July 30, 1952

Violence C+
Sexual Content B+
Profanity A
Substance Use C+

Why is High Noon rated Not Rated? The MPAA rated High Noon Not Rated

Run Time: 85 minutes

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High Noon
Rating & Content Info

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Why is High Noon rated Not Rated? High Noon is rated Not Rated by the MPAA

Violence: A woman discusses the death of family members. A man is punched in the face and knocked to the floor. Children play a game of pretend shooting. Men engage in a fistfight that results in some bloody injuries and one man being knocked out. Several characters are shot (some blood depicted) and killed. A barn is started on fire with a man inside. A woman is taken hostage.

Sexual Content: A married man and woman kiss. References are made to a woman’s past love interests.

Language: None noted.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Numerous scenes of smoking and drinking are included. A man drinks as a way to dealing with his guilt.

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High Noon
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 NR

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Cast and Crew

High Noon is directed by Fred Zinnemann and stars Gary Cooper, Grace Kelly, Thomas Mitchell, .

Home Video

The most recent home video release of High Noon movie is September 20, 2016. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: High Noon
Release Date: 20 September 2016
High Noon relelases to Home Video (Blu-ray) with the following extras:
- “A Ticking Clock” - Academy Award-nominee Mark Goldblatt on the editing of High Noon
- “A Stanley Kramer Production” - Michael Schlesinger on the eminent producer of High Noon
- “Imitation of Life: The Blacklist History of High Noon” - with historian Larry Ceplair and blacklisted screenwriter Walter Bernstein
- “Ulcers and Oscars: The Production History of High Noon” - a visual essay with rarely seen archival elements, narrated by Anton Yelchin
- “Uncitizened Kane” - an original essay by Sight & Sound editor Nick James
- Theatrical trailer

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