The Last Stand parents guide

The Last Stand

Overall D+

When an aging sheriff (Arnold Schwarzenegger) gets word that his small town may expect a visit from an escaping leader of a drug cartel, the law man prepares to stop him by force. Expect a lot of bullets to fly in this stand off.

Release date January 17, 2013

Violence D
Sexual Content B+
Profanity D
Substance Use A

Why is The Last Stand rated R? The MPAA rated The Last Stand R for strong bloody violence throughout, and language.

Run Time: 107 minutes

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The Last Stand
Rating & Content Info

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Why is The Last Stand rated R? The Last Stand is rated R by the MPAA for strong bloody violence throughout, and language.

Violence: Many scenes depict people being shot (including bullets in the head) with explicit blood effects. Others are blasted with large guns that cause massive damage. One character’s body is separated at the waist. Other scenes depict people fighting with knives (including explicit stab wounds) and other implements. People are punched, kicked, beaten and thrown. A woman is kidnapped by a man and held hostage in a car: He later throws her out of the vehicle while it’s moving at high speed.

Sexual Content: A woman being held hostage in a fast moving car sensuously kisses the driver.

Language: The script includes over a dozen sexual expletives, many scatological slangs, crude anatomical terms and other profanities, as well as two uses of Christian deity as expletives.

Drugs/Alcohol: None noted.

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The Last Stand
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Frequent Violence.
Alberta 18A Gory Brutal Violence.
Manitoba 18A Brutal Violence.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Graphic Violence.
Quebec 13+ Violence.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

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Cast and Crew

The Last Stand is directed by Jee-woon Kim and stars Arnold Schwarzenegger, Eduardo Noriega, Forest Whitaker, John Patrick Amedori.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Last Stand movie is May 21, 2013. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: The Last Stand

Release Date: 21 May 2013

The Last Stand releases to home video on May 21, 2013.

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He’s “bach!” After a short recess from his Hollywood career so he could be the Governor of California, Arnold Schwarzenegger has returned. You can also see this body-builder-turned-actor in The Terminator franchise (playing his usual tough-guy character) and Jingle All The Way (taking on a surprisingly fatherly role). For a classic film featuring a lone sheriff against a criminal, check out High Noon.