Peaceful Warrior parents guide

Peaceful Warrior

Overall B

Dan Millman (Scott Mechlowicz) is a talented gymnast with all the money, girls and opportunities he could possibly desire. So he really isn't interested in listening to the advice of some meddling, old, gas station attendant (Nick Nolte) he happens to meet late one night -- until the fateful day he drives his motorcycle into the side of another car.

Violence B
Sexual Content C+
Profanity C
Substance Use C

Why is Peaceful Warrior rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Peaceful Warrior PG-13 for sensuality, sex references and accident scenes.

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Peaceful Warrior
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Peaceful Warrior rated PG-13? Peaceful Warrior is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for sensuality, sex references and accident scenes.

This film’s biggest content issues are sexual activity (a man and woman take their shirts off—she is seen in a bra), rude sexual humor, a couple kissing (they may both be females), and mild to moderate profanities along with terms of deity used as expletives. For the most part, all of these elements are depicted as negative behaviors, and are part of the protagonist’s “growth.” A motorcycle accident is depicted, and a body is shown crashing to the ground. A dream sequence portrays a man’s leg disintegrating into pieces. Many scenes show university students drinking and becoming intoxicated. In one short scene, a man lights a cigar and pours a drink, then suggests smoking and alcohol consumption are okay as long as one has control over their addictive tendencies.

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Peaceful Warrior
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language.
Alberta PG
Manitoba PG not Recommended For Young Children.Coarse language. Not recommended for young children.-----
Ontario PG Language may offend. Not recommended for youong children.
Quebec G
Martimes PG Coarse language. Not recommended for young children.
Canadian Home Video PG

News About "Peaceful Warrior"

Cast and Crew

Peaceful Warrior is directed by and stars Scott Mechlowicz, Nick Nolte, Ashton Holmes, Amy Smart.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Peaceful Warrior movie is June 25, 2007. Here are some details…

DVD Release Date: 26 June 2007

Find the answers (if not to the secret of life, then at least to the secrets of the movie) on the DVD release of Peaceful Warrior, which offers three featurettes: The Journey, Developing Your Warrior and Book to Screen. Other bonus materials include deleted and extended scenes, as well as Michelle Featherstone’s music video I’m There Too Much. Audio tracks are available in Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround (English), with subtitles in English, French and Spanish.

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