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Rating & Content Info
Why is Jack Reacher rated PG-13? Jack Reacher is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for violence, language and some drug material.
Violence: While depictions of blood are limited to pools surrounding the dead shooting victims, this movie pushes the limit of a PG-13 rating with repeated hand-to-hand fights (often resulting in broken bones), strikes to the groin, the use of baseball bats and other implements to inflict pain and gun use. A man trains his sights on several people including a 6-year-old child before killing five of them. A man is beaten into a comatose state and suffers severe facial and head injuries. A group of men gang up on a single man. A character talks about killing a man and distributing his body parts. A man is forced to attempt to chew off his fingers. Numerous characters are shot at close range. A character is suffocated and the body disposed of in a garbage container. Characters engage in a high-speed chase that involves crashing their cars. A character is tasered and kidnapped. A man threatens to beat another to death and “drink his blood from a boot”. A character is hit in the head with a rock. Characters use a knife during a fight. A man verbally abuses a woman on a bus.
Sexual Content: A woman wearing only a thong is shown from the backside. A man’s bare chest is shown. A girl accuses a man of calling her a whore and attempts to lure him into a fight. Some sexual dialogue follows. A woman mistakenly believes a man is inviting her to bed. A professional woman wears a low cut shirt.
Language: The script contains frequent mild profanities and terms of Deity along with some crude terms, sexual comments and one strong sexual expletive.
Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters are shown with drinks in a bar setting. A woman, sitting beside of table of drug paraphernalia, appears to be in a drug-induced state. Comments are made about a man who makes illegal drugs. A woman drinks a beer.
Page last updated July 11, 2016
|British Columbia||PG||Violence. Coarse Language.|
|Manitoba||14A||Not Recommended For Children Violence Language May Offend.|
|Ontario||14A||Violence, Language May Offend.|
|Canadian Home Video||14A|
News About "Jack Reacher"
Cast and Crew
Jack Reacher is directed by Christopher McQuarrie and stars Tom Cruise, Rosamund Pike, Robert Duvall, Jai Courtney.
The most recent home video release of Jack Reacher movie is May 7, 2013. Here are some details…
Home Video Notes: Jack Reacher
Release Date: 7 May 2013
Jack Reacher releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy) with the following extras:
- Commentary by Tom Cruise and director Christopher McQuarrie
- Commentary by composer Joe Kraemer
- When the Man Comes Around
- You Do Not Mess with Jack Reacher: Combat & Weapons
- The Reacher Phenomenon