Mr. Woodcock parents guide

Mr. Woodcock

Overall D

Self-help author John Farley (Seann William Scott) is appalled when he returns to his hometown and discovers his mother (Susan Sarandon) is dating his former high school gym teacher (Billy Bob Thornton). Remembering all the bullying and abuse he endured while being coached by Mr. Woodcock, John determines to run interference with any wedding plans--and perhaps score some revenge.

Release date September 13, 2007

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

Why is Mr. Woodcock rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Mr. Woodcock PG-13 for crude and sexual content, thematic material, language and a mild drug reference.

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Mr. Woodcock
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Why is Mr. Woodcock rated PG-13? Mr. Woodcock is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for crude and sexual content, thematic material, language and a mild drug reference.

Making light of the abusive tactics of a physical education teacher, this film contains many moments of adult-to-child and adult-to-adult bullying, usually involving or resulting in slapstick sports violence. Of note is a scene in which a young boy is forced to strip to his underpants in front of his gym class and then is ordered to do chin-ups. Another scene has a teacher hitting boys in the groin with a bat to see if they are wearing protective sports clothing. Scatological and sexual humor is also frequent, with many moments of innuendo and use of crude references to describe sexual anatomy, and a couple of scenes depict the sounds of sexual activity. Language includes frequent mild and moderate profanities, one use of a sexual expletive and racial slurs.

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Mr. Woodcock
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse and Sexual Language, Sexually suggestive scene.
Alberta PG Coarse Language, Sexual Content, Not Recommended for Young Children.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Children, Disturbing Content, Language May Offend.Sexual Content. Coarse Language.-----
Ontario 14A Sexual Content, Language May Offend
Quebec G Not Recommended for young children.
Martimes PG Sexual Content. Coarse Language.
Canadian Home Video 14A

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Cast and Crew

Mr. Woodcock is directed by and stars Billy Bob Thornton, Seann William Scott, Susan Sarandon..

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Mr. Woodcock movie is January 14, 2008. Here are some details…

DVD Release Date: 15 January 2008

The Mr. Woodcock DVD release bounces into the home video market with deleted scenes, a making-of featurette and a collection of PE Trauma Tales. Audio tracks are available in Dolby Digital 5.1 (English).

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