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Jumper

Overall C-

Davey (Hayden Christensen) has just discovered he's a Jumper, someone who can teleport his body anywhere in the world. However, when he starts to use this power for his own purposes, he accidentally angers some formidable foes --and quickly learns he is not the only person with this amazing ability.

Release date February 13, 2008

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

Why is Jumper rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Jumper PG-13 for sequences of intense action violence, some language and brief sexuality.

Run Time: 88 minutes

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Why is Jumper rated PG-13? Jumper is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for sequences of intense action violence, some language and brief sexuality.

Once he discovers his ability to transport himself almost anywhere in the world, David makes an initial stop at a bank where he clears out the vault. He also steals merchandise from stores. A boy falls through the ice and is pulled downstream by the river. The Paladins use electrically charged weapons with harpoon-like wires to capture the jumpers who are then stabbed to death in a graphic depiction. Other characters are punched, kicked and caught in the middle of a war zone. The jumpers transport vehicles, buildings and weapons during their war with the Paladins and fall from tall buildings. A man is shown urinating on a national monument. Unmarried couples engage in sexual activity. (Underwear and morning after scenes are shown.) Vulgarities, profanities and terms of Deity are used and ample scenes of drinking are shown.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence, Coarse Language. Nudity.
Alberta PG Violence, Coarse Language.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children, Violence, Language May Offend.
Ontario Not Rated VIOLENCE.DISTURBING CONTENT.
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video PG

News About "Jumper"

Cast and Crew

Jumper is directed by and stars Jamie Bell, Hayden Christensen, Samuel L. Jackson..

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Jumper movie is June 10, 2008. Here are some details…

Jumper releases as a single flipper disc (offering both wide and full screen) with the following bonus features: an audio commentary by director Doug Liman, writer/producer Simon Kinberg and producer Lucas Foster, Jumping From Novel To Film (the past, present and future of Jumper), Making An Actor Jump and Previz: Future Concepts. Audio tracks are available in Dolby Surround 5.1 (English) and Dolby Surround (Spanish and French), with subtitles in English and Spanish.

The Jumper Two-Disc Special Edition provides the above-mentioned single-disc content along with: Doug Liman’s Jumper: Uncensored, Jumping Around The World, Jumpstart: David’s Story Animated Graphic Novel and deleted scenes.

Jumper is also available on Blu-Ray Disc, authored in BD-Java with AVC (MPEG 4 compression) on a dual-layer 50 GB disc with English 5.1 DTS HD Lossless Master Audio plus English, French and Spanish Dolby Surround and Spanish, Cantonese, Korean and Mandarin subtitles.Bonus materials include all the listed features plus PIP Jumping Around the World.

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