Hot Pursuit parents guide

Hot Pursuit

Texas can be a hot place for a car chase.

Overall C

A Texas police officer (Reese Witherspoon) is forced to take evasive action while protecting a drug-dealer's widow (Sofia Vergara).

Release date May 8, 2015

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

Why is Hot Pursuit rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Hot Pursuit PG-13 for sexual content, violence, language and some drug material.

Run Time: 87 minutes

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Hot Pursuit
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Hot Pursuit rated PG-13? Hot Pursuit is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for sexual content, violence, language and some drug material.

Violence: Guns are fired frequently and at least three people are shot and supposedly killed. Others are injured. Property damage result from the shots as well. Two characters have a Taser fired at them, which causes their clothes to start on fire. A man shoots off his finger. Police officers intentionally disobey rules. A girl discovers her father was intentionally killed. A man is on parole for beating others with a baseball bat. He later beats a man with his fists. A woman is punched in the head and knocked out.

Sexual Content: The script contains numerous jokes about lesbians, menstruation and female anatomy. Women expose their underwear in public. Low cut clothing reveals some cleavage. A character talks about being uncomfortable while watching sexual activity involving animals. A woman walks in on a man who is naked. A couple kisses. Crude sexual dialogue and innuendo is frequently used.

Language: The script contains at least two-dozen mild and moderate profanities, as well as two partial uses of a strong sexual expletive. The script also includes some racial slurs and name calling.

Alcohol / Drug Use:Several characters, including a group of older teens or young adults, are shown with alcohol. A car accident causes a cloud of illegal drugs to cover several people. At least on character shows signs of being high.

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Hot Pursuit
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence. Coarse Language.
Alberta PG Coarse Language, Violence.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children, Violence, Language May Offend
Ontario PG Language May Offend.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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Cast and Crew

Hot Pursuit is directed by Anne Fletcher and stars Reese Witherspoon, Sofía Vergara, John Carroll Lynch, Michael Mosley.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Hot Pursuit movie is August 11, 2015. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Hot Pursuit
Release Date: 11 August 2015
Hot Pursuit releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy) with the following extras:
- The Womance - Reese and Sofía's on-set crazy-mashup-antics. From dance moves to car crashes, see these women light up the screen and leave us in stitches with their side-splitting comedic styling.
- Say What? - Watch the hilarity that ensued when Reese and Sofía each tried to speak the other's language. See Reese get her tongue tied trying to speak Spanish and watch Sofía's tongue actually go numb from trying to speak English.
- Action Like A Lady - In this action montage we will see all the crazy fun that went into creating the insane action scenes in the film. From jumping out a ten-foot high window, to a crazy girl fight to commandeering a tour bus during a high-speed shoot out… bring on the laughs.
- Alternate Ending

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Reese Witherspoon can also be seen in the movies The Good Lie and Walk the Line. Sofia Vergara stars in New Year’s Eve and The Smurfs.

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