Jim Thorpe: All American parents guide

Jim Thorpe: All American

Overall B+

Burt Lancaster stars as Native American Jim Thorpe, who achieved Olympic glory only to have his medals stripped due to a technicality.

Release date August 23, 1951

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

Why is Jim Thorpe: All American rated Not Rated? The MPAA rated Jim Thorpe: All American Not Rated

Run Time: 107 minutes

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Jim Thorpe: All American
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Jim Thorpe: All American rated Not Rated? Jim Thorpe: All American is rated Not Rated by the MPAA

Violence: A new student experiences some freshman hazing. Players receive injuries on the football field, including one bloody facial wound. A man is penalized for undisciplined actions. A character pushes and shoves another. He later punches a man in the face. A man threatens a woman who slaps him. A player is knocked out on the football field.

Sexual Content: Men are seen in a gym shower without explicit nudity. A couple kisses on several occasions.

Language: Brief name-calling and racial comments are used.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Men are shown with drinks in their hands. Drinking is seen in bar. A man consumes alcohol more frequently to deal with his disappointments. Man smokes a cigar. Characters smoke on numerous occasions.

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Jim Thorpe: All American
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
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News About "Jim Thorpe: All American"

Cast and Crew

Jim Thorpe: All American is directed by Michael Curtiz and stars Burt Lancaster, Charles Bickford, Steve Cochran.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Jim Thorpe: All American movie is October 22, 2001. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Jim Thorpe: All American

Jim Thorpe: All American releases to DVD on October 23, 2007.

Related home video titles:

Coach Don Haskins makes a gutsy move when he signs up some African American players for his college basketball team in the 1960s in Glory Road. Elite British athletes purse Olympic gold on the track field in Chariots of Fire.

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