Non-Stop parents guide


It's a bad day at the office for an air marshal with a killer on his flight

Overall C+

During a routine, international flight, an air marshal (Liam Neeson) receives a message from an unknown source. Whoever it is wants money, and if they don't get it, they will start killing passengers.

Release date February 28, 2014

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

Why is Non-Stop rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Non-Stop PG-13 for intense sequences of action and violence, some language, sensuality and drug references.

Run Time: 107 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is Non-Stop rated PG-13? Non-Stop is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for intense sequences of action and violence, some language, sensuality and drug references.

Violence: Portrayals of brutal beatings include stabbing, fighting, shooting and an explosion. Characters die of poisoning. A character is shot in the shoulder. A man has his nose broken. Passengers prepare for a bomb explosion. An airplane makes a dangerous landing. Other moments of peril and panic are depicted, along with some disturbing scenes and blood effects.

Sexual Content: A couple appears to have sex in the seats of business class. Brief sexual references and innuendo are included. Several couples kiss. A man has pictures on his phone of a girl’s cleavage. A man comments about his homosexual brother’s wedding.

Language: The script includes one strong sexual expletive in a non-sexual context, frequent uses of scatological slang, vulgar comments, cursing and terms of Deity, along with some brief sexual comments.

Alcohol / Drug Use:The main character illegally smokes on the plane after covering the smoke detector with duct tape. He is an admitted alcoholic and is shown drinking before his flight. Several other characters also smoke or drink. A character finds a briefcase full of cocaine.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence. Coarse Language.
Alberta PG Coarse Language, Violence.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children, Violence.
Ontario PG Not Recommended For Children, Violence, Language May Offend
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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News About "Non-Stop"

Cast and Crew

Non-Stop is directed by Jaume Collet-Serra and stars Julianne Moore, Liam Neeson, Michelle Dockery.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Non-Stop movie is June 10, 2014. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: Non-Stop

Release Date: 10 June 2014

Non-stop release to home video (Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy + UltraViolet) with the following bonus extras:

- Non-Stop Action

- Suspense at 40,000 Feet

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In Flightplan, a woman is emotionally traumatized when her daughter goes missing while she is in the air. A Red Eye flight turns terrifying when it is discovered a terrorist is on board. And a mob of murderers lies in wait for a passenger to enter an aircraft in Knight and Day.

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