The Lucky One parents guide

The Lucky One

A picture is worth a thousand words.

Overall C

While serving in Iraq, Logan Thibault (Zac Efron) finds the picture of a beautiful woman (Taylor Schilling). When the Marine gets home, he determines to find out who the face in the photo belongs to and thank her for being his good luck charm.

Release date April 20, 2012

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

Why is The Lucky One rated PG-13? The MPAA rated The Lucky One PG-13 for some sexuality and violence.

Run Time: 101 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is The Lucky One rated PG-13? The Lucky One is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for some sexuality and violence.

Violence: Soldiers in a war zone are shot at and killed. One man’s blood splatters across a brick wall. Several explosions, some shown in slow motion, kill men. A soldier reacts aggressively to a violent video game and an innocent ambush by children. A police officer attempts to intimidate a character. A child gets a bloody nose in a sports incident. A man threatens his ex-wife and applies physical pressure to her arm. A drunken man pulls a gun on a man, threatening him and his dog. Characters face peril and death in a wild storm. A woman talks about the death of her parents and sibling.

Sexual Content: A couple kisses passionately. An unmarried couple is shown undressing and romping in bed in several extended scenes. A woman wears a low cut blouse.

Language: The script contains over a dozen mild and moderate profanities.

Alcohol / Drug Use: A drunken man threatens another character with a gun in a public setting. A woman comes home inebriated after a church function. Characters are frequently shown with alcohol at social events including fundraisers and birthday parties. They also drink in home settings. A man says he is funnier after having a few beers.

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The Lucky One
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Sexually Suggestive Scene, Violence, Coarse Language.
Alberta PG Sexual Content.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children.
Ontario PG Mature Theme.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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News About "The Lucky One"

Cast and Crew

The Lucky One is directed by Scott Hicks and stars Zac Efron, Taylor Schilling, Blythe Danner, Jay R. Ferguson.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Lucky One movie is August 28, 2012. Here are some details…

The Lucky One releases to home video on August 28, 2012.

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This movie is based on The Lucky One, a book by Nicholas Sparks, whose writing also inspired the movies The Notebook, Dear John, The Last Song and A Walk to Remember.