The Monuments Men parents guide

The Monuments Men

The fate of Europe's fine art rests in their hands

Overall A-

Knowing that Hitler's plans for conquest also include destroying the art and culture of the people, the army puts together a small task force to go into the war zone and protect irreplaceable monuments.

Release date February 7, 2014

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

Why is The Monuments Men rated PG-13? The MPAA rated The Monuments Men PG-13 for some images of war violence and historical smoking.

Run Time: 118 minutes

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The Monuments Men
Rating & Content Info

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Why is The Monuments Men rated PG-13? The Monuments Men is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for some images of war violence and historical smoking.

Violence: Two women spit in a glass a man is about to drink out of. Characters steal artwork and a woman who tries to stop them is shot at. Other shots are fired and at least two characters are killed. A doctor attempts to save the life of a bloody and badly injured soldier. A dentist uses a hammer to knock out a patient’s tooth. Soldiers burn art. A man steps on a landmine. Characters discover a barrel full of gold taken from teeth.

Sexual Content: A woman tries to seduce a man. Several paintings and statues of nudes are seen.

Language: The script contains about two-dozen mild and moderate profanities and several terms of Deity.

Alcohol / Drug Use:Characters smoke frequently. Some characters take up smoking for the first time. A man, with a history of drinking, tries to give up alcohol. Several secondary characters drink.

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The Monuments Men
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence, Coarse Language.
Alberta PG
Manitoba PG
Ontario PG Language May Offend, Tobacco Use.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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Cast and Crew

The Monuments Men is directed by George Clooney and stars Matt Damon, George Clooney, Cate Blanchett, Bill Murray, John Goodman.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Monuments Men movie is May 20, 2014. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Monuments Men

Release Date: 20 May 2014

Monuments Men releases to home video (Blu-ray & DVD Combo Pack) with the following special features:

- George Clooney’s Mission

- Marshaling the Cast

- Deleted Scenes

- The Real Monuments Men

- A Woman Amongst the Monuments Men

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Others stories about World War II include War Horse, The Great Escape and Valkyrie.

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