Ladder 49 parents guide

Ladder 49

Overall B-

Members of a fire-fighting crew literally trust their lives to one another's hands. This is especially true for Jack Morrison (Joaquin Phoenix) when he faces one of the worst blazes of his career. And it is the driving force behind Mike Kennedy (John Travolta), as the chief of Ladder 49.

Release date September 30, 2004

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

Why is Ladder 49 rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Ladder 49 PG-13 for intense fire and rescue situations, and for language

Run Time: 115 minutes

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Ladder 49
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language
Alberta PG Coarse Language
Manitoba PG Not Recommended for Young Children, Frightening Scenes
Ontario PG Mature Theme, Not Recommended for Children, Disturbing Content
Quebec G Not Suitable for Children
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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Cast and Crew

Ladder 49 is directed by and stars Joaquin Phoenix, John Travolta.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Ladder 49 movie is March 7, 2005. Here are some details…

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Joaquin Phoenix worked with Director M. Night Shyamalan in both Signs and The Village. One of Joaquin’s earliest films was Space Camp, a story about a group of kids who are accidentally shot into orbit. Another group of men have to pull together in Apollo 13 when their flight is threatened by mechanical failures.