Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

At the point of no return.

Overall C

Jack Reacher (Tom Cruise) becomes a fugitive and operates above the law when he discovers a conspiracy that has sullied his name and that of a trusted friend (Cobie Smulders). Violence ensues as the pair attempt to uncover the truth.

Release date October 21, 2016

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

Why is Jack Reacher: Never Go Back rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Jack Reacher: Never Go Back PG-13 for sequences of violence and action, some bloody images, language and thematic elements.

Run Time: 118 minutes

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Why is Jack Reacher: Never Go Back rated PG-13? Jack Reacher: Never Go Back is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for sequences of violence and action, some bloody images, language and thematic elements.

Violence: Frequent depictions of violence including fist fights, beatings, gun shots, and various objects used as weapons. Many of these portrayals also feature explicit blood effects and bone-breaking sounds. Point-blank shootings are seen on screen. Torture is discussed and implied. Several characters are beaten to death, some in lengthy detail. Threats of death and bodily harm are frequently uttered. Vigilante activities are glorified. Car chases, falls from heights and explosions occur. Characters, including a teen, steal money, credit cards, personal property and vehicles. Characters are often in peril and fear for their life. Bloody scrapes and injuries are shown. Crimes are referred to, like aggravated assault, kidnapping, human trafficking, espionage, weapons dealing and drug smuggling.

Sexual Content: Mild sexual references and innuendo are heard. A question of paternity is a major plot point. A prostitute approaches a man and makes veiled offers. Arrests for prostitution are discussed. A woman in seen in her bra, and a shirtless man is seen in a shower. Gay and gender stereotypes are mentioned.

Language: Frequent use of mild and moderate profanity, scatological slang and terms of deity. Some crude anatomical and potty language is heard. A sexual figure gesture is seen.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Drug addiction is mentioned, and several users are depicted: one has scars on his arms from drug use.

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Jack Reacher: Never Go Back
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence, Coarse Language.
Alberta 14A Violence.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children, Violence, Language May Offend.
Ontario PG Mature Theme, Violence, Language May Offend.
Quebec 13+ Violence
Martimes Not Rated
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Cast and Crew

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back is directed by Edward Zwick and stars Tom Cruise, Cobie Smulders, Robert Knepper .

This movie is based on a book by Lee Child.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Jack Reacher: Never Go Back movie is January 31, 2017. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Jack Reacher: Never Go Back
Release Date:  31 January 2017
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy) with the following extras:
- Reacher Returns
- An Unexpected Family
- Relentless: On Location in Louisiana
- Take Your Revenge First: Lethal Combat
- No Quarter Given: Rooftop Battle
- Reacher in Focus: With Tom Cruise and Photographer David James

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This movie is a sequel to Jack Reacher. Tom Cruise also stars as a special operative in the Mission Impossible franchise.