Lions For Lambs parents guide

Lions For Lambs

Release date November 8, 2007

Who ever said, "Words can never hurt you," hadn't seen Lions For Lambs. Here, their power and influence eventually draws together the fates of various people, including a lecturing university professor (Robert Redford), two of his students (Derek Luke and Michael Pena) who follow his council to change the world by enlisting in the war in Afghanistan, and an ambitious senator (Tom Cruise) who baits a journalist (Meryl Streep) into using her pen as a sword in his political fight.

Why is Lions For Lambs rated R? The MPAA rated Lions For Lambs R for some war violence and language

Lions For Lambs
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Lions For Lambs rated R? Lions For Lambs is rated R by the MPAA for some war violence and language

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:


- Infrequent depictions of graphic violence (blood and wounds shown).

- Brief portrayals of non-graphic violence, including shootings.

Sexual Content:

-Infrequent use of sexual references.


- Frequent profanities, including the use of a sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.

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Lions For Lambs
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language, Violence.
Alberta 14A
Manitoba 14A Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Mature Theme.
Quebec G Not Recommended for young children.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video

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Cast and Crew

Lions For Lambs is directed by and stars Tom Cruise, Meryl Streep, Robert Redford.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Lions For Lambs movie is April 7, 2008. Here are some details…

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Of Special Note:

Robert Redford also directed this movie. He has been behind the seen of some other films too, including Quiz Show and The Legend of Bagger Vance. The movie writer, Matthew Michael Carnahan, also penned another war-on-terror inspired script for The Kingdom.