McFarland, USA parents guide

McFarland, USA

All you need is the vision to see what is possible.

Overall A-

McFarland High School, in California, boasts only a group of disadvantaged students until a coach (Kevin Costner) sees the potential to transform some of the kids into cross-country runners.

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

Why is McFarland, USA rated PG? The MPAA rated McFarland, USA PG for thematic material, some violence and language.

Run Time: 129 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is McFarland, USA rated PG? McFarland, USA is rated PG by the MPAA for thematic material, some violence and language.

Violence: A man throws a shoe at a boy and causes a bloody cut on his face. A man loses his job because of his temper. Characters discuss people who have done prison time. A mother cuffs her children to get them out of bed. A boy is beaten up defending his mother from her abusive husband. The boy contemplates suicide. A character is shot in an off-screen gang fight. A girl is also injured in it. A man is shown washing blood off of a parking lot.

Sexual Content: Catcalls aimed at a girl are heard. Characters discuss a teen’s pregnancy. Some embracing and kissing are shown.

Language: Infrequent mild profanities and some scatological slang are used.

Alcohol / Drug Use:Characters drink beer in a social setting.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia G Violence.
Alberta G
Manitoba G
Ontario G Mature Theme
Quebec G
Martimes G
Canadian Home Video G

News About "McFarland, USA"

Cast and Crew

McFarland, USA is directed by Kevin Costner, Maria Bello, Morgan Saylor and stars Kevin Costner, Maria Bello, Morgan Saylor, Vincent Martella.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of McFarland, USA movie is June 2, 2015. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: McFarland, USA
Release Date: 2 June 2015
McFarland, USA releases to home video (Blu-ray/Digital HD) with the following bonus features:
- McFarland Reflections
- "Juntos" Music Video by Juanes
- Inspiring McFarland
- Deleted and Extended Scenes

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