Invictus parents guide

Invictus

Overall A-

Sports are a language that knows no race or color. Hoping the peoples' passion for rugby will pull his divided nation together, South Africa's new president, Nelson Mandela (played by Morgan Freeman) enlists the help of team leader Francois Pienaar (Matt Damon) while their country hosts the 1995 Rugby World Cup. (This movie is based on a true story).

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

Why is Invictus rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Invictus PG-13 for brief strong language.

Run Time: 134 minutes

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Invictus
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Invictus rated PG-13? Invictus is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for brief strong language.

This film contains depictions of racially motivated conflicts and riots (with portrayals of injured characters and a corpse) along with derogatory comments about other racial groups. Intense scenes of rough sports play are shown infrequently and include some blood. Characters drink in a bar, at home and at social events on numerous occasions. One character turns down the sexual advances of his fiancée. Another man comments briefly on the advantages of polygamy. A strong sexual expletive is used along with infrequent profanities and scatological slang.

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Invictus
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language.
Alberta PG Coarse Language.
Manitoba PG
Ontario PG Language May Offend.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

News About "Invictus"

Cast and Crew

Invictus is directed by Clint Eastwood and stars Morgan Freeman, Matt Damon, Clint Eastwood.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Invictus movie is May 18, 2010. Here are some details…

Invictus releases to DVD and Blu-ray on May 18, 2010.

Invictus releases on DVD with the following bonus extras:

- Matt Damon Plays Rugby

- Invictus music trailer

Invictus also releases in a 2-Disc set offering the movie on DVD and Blu-ray. This package includes the bonus estras listed above, plus:

- Vision, Courage and Honor: Clint Eastwood and the Power of a True Story

-Mandela Meets Morgan

- The Eastwood Factor

- Bonus Digital Copy of Invictus

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Sports provide the background for other movies that deal with difficult racial issues. In Coach Carter, a high school basketball coach takes an unpopular stance when he locks the inner city players out of the gym until they bring up their grade point averages. Collegiate coach Dan Haskins ruffles more than feathers when he signs up some Black athletes to play for the Texas Western Miners in Glory Road. A debate team made up of African-American students prepares to compete against the prestigious Harvard University in The Great Debaters.

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