Paterson parents guide


Small town. Big imagination.

Release date December 28, 2016

A man named Paterson (Adam Driver) lives in the city of Paterson, New Jersey. He is a bus driver by day, and a poet by night. Although he is contentedly tied to a regimented routine, his free spirited partner Laura (Golshifteh Farahani) is always pulling at the constraints of their quiet life.

Why is Paterson rated R? The MPAA rated Paterson R for some language.

Rating & Content Info

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Why is Paterson rated R? Paterson is rated R by the MPAA for some language.

- Infrequent portrayals of non-graphic violence.

Sexual Content:
- Mild sexual references.
- Embracing and kissing.

Seven instances of coarse language, including:
- Infrequent use of the sexual expletive and variations in a non-sexual context.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, and profanity.

Drug and Alcohol Use:
- Infrequent portrayals of alcohol use in a social context.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language.
Alberta PG Coarse Language.
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario 14A Coarse Language.
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video

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Cast and Crew

Paterson is directed by Jim Jarmusch and stars Adam Driver, Golshifteh Farahani, Helen-Jean Arthur.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Paterson movie is April 4, 2017. Here are some details…

Paterson releases to home video on April 4, 2017.

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Adam Driver can also be seen as Kylo Ren in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Golshifteh Farahani stars as Nefertari in Exodus: Gods and Kings.