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Rating & Content Info
Why is Les Miserables rated PG-13? Les Miserables is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for suggestive and sexual material, violence and thematic elements.
Violence: Children throw rocks at a man and badger him. He is repeatedly hit and kicked. A man steals items from a church. Corpses are seen, along with numerous sick and impoverished people. A woman is attacked verbally and physically by other women. She is later forced to sell her hair and teeth before turning to prostitution to provide for her daughter. A woman slaps a man before being thrown in the streets. She later scratches the face of a man. Characters engage in a sword fight. A child is subjected to cruel treatment. A character spits in the face of another. During a standoff, frequent gunfire is depicted and numerous characters are shot and killed (with blood shown in the streets). An explosion is set off. A child is gunned down. Characters attempt to escape through a sewer. A police officer is captured and threatened with death by the rebels. A man commits suicide.
Sexual Content: A single mother is accused of sleeping around. An employer makes sexual invitations to an employee. Prostitutes wear revealing clothing. A man hires a prostitute (brief sexual activity is shown). Later a clothed woman is shown atop a man during intercourse. A woman rubs a man’s crotch and male buttock nudity is briefly shown.
Language: The script contains several vulgar and sexual comments, profanities, some terms of Deity and scatological slang.
Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters smoke and drink. Some drunken men are shown. Characters drink before a battle for courage.
Page last updated March 22, 2013
|British Columbia||PG||Violence, Sexually Suggestive Scenes.|
|Alberta||PG||Violence, Not Recommended For Young Children.|
|Ontario||PG||Mature Theme, Violence, Language May Offend.|
|Quebec||G||Not Recommended For Young Children.|
|Canadian Home Video||PG|
News About "Les Miserables"
Cast and Crew
Les Miserables is directed by Tom Hooper and stars Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway, Amanda Seyfried.
The most recent home video release of Les Miserables movie is March 21, 2013. Here are some details…
Home Video Notes: Les Misérables
Release Date: 22 March 2013
Les Misérables releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Ultraviolet Digital Copy) with the following extras:
- Feature Commentary with Director Tom Hooper
- The Stars of Les Misérables
- Creating the Perfect Paris
- The Original Masterwork
- Les Misérables Singing Live
- Battle at the Barricade
- The West End Connection
- Les Misérables on Location
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