The Infiltrator parents guide

The Infiltrator

If you want to catch a thief, you have to act like one.

Release date July 13, 2016

Based on a true story, an American undercover agent (Brian Cranston) risks everything in a high stakes sting operation attempting to bring down a powerful drug cartel.

Why is The Infiltrator rated R? The MPAA rated The Infiltrator R for strong violence, language throughout, some sexual content and drug material.

The Infiltrator
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 Infiltrator rated R? The Infiltrator is rated R by the MPAA for strong violence, language throughout, some sexual content and drug material.

- Depictions of weapons use, hand-to-hand violence, injury and physical assault—some with blood and detail.
- Some violence involving animals.
- Violent acts shown in realistic detail with blood and tissue damage.
- Some grotesque images.
- Scenes that may frighten children.

Sexual Content:
- Sexual language, references and innuendo.
- Nudity (depicting buttocks) in sexual and non-sexual contexts.
- Infrequent portrayals of sexual activity with some detail and no nudity.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Fondling.
- Implied sexual activity.

Approximately 150 instances of coarse language, including:
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in a sexual context.
- Frequent use of scatological slang.
- Infrequent use of profanity, cursing and vulgar expressions.
- Sexual slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Frequent references to illegal substances in a trafficking context.
- Frequent portrayals of smoking and alcohol use in a recreational context.
- Infrequent portrayals of illegal substance use and abuse.
- Drug use (involving cocaine).

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The Infiltrator
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Coarse Language, Violence.
Alberta 14A Coarse Language, Violence.
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Substance Abuse, Graphic Violence.
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video

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Cast and Crew

The Infiltrator is directed by Brad Furman and stars Bryan Cranston, John Leguizamo, Diane Kruger .

This movie is based on a book/memoir authored by Robert Mazurek about the life and work. One of the criminals he helped to capture was Pablo Escobar.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Infiltrator movie is October 11, 2016. Here are some details…

The Infiltrator releases to home video on October 11, 2016.

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Breach features another true story of exceptional undercover work – this time the suspect is also a member of the FBI. And in the fictional tale Snitch, a father infiltrates a drug gang in order to free his unjustly accused son of serving jail time.