A River Runs Through It parents guide

A River Runs Through It

Overall B

Except for an interest in fly-fishing, Norman (Craig Sheffer) and Paul (Brad Pitt) are about as different as two brothers can be. Yet for all their diversity, Norman does all he can to protect his younger sibling, even though that sometimes means Paul isn't facing the consequences of his rebellious actions. Directed by Robert Redford, this movie is based on an autobiography written by the eldest brother, Norman Maclean.

Release date October 9, 1992

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

Why is A River Runs Through It rated PG? The MPAA rated A River Runs Through It PG for momentary nudity, and some language in a family drama.

Run Time: 123 minutes

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A River Runs Through It
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG occasional nudity and coarse language
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba PG
Ontario PG Alcohol and Drug Use, Coarse Language, Mature Theme.
Quebec G
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video PG

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News About "A River Runs Through It"

Cast and Crew

A River Runs Through It is directed by and stars Robert Redford, Craig Sheffer, Brad Pitt, Tom Skerritt, Brenda Blethyn.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of A River Runs Through It movie is July 28, 2009. Here are some details…

DVD Notes: A River Runs Through It: Deluxe Edition

DVD Release Date: 29 november 2009

This Deluxe Edition of the movie A River Runs Through It is presented in widescreen, with audio tracks in Dolby Surround Sound (English and French) and Stereo (Spanish). Subtitles are available in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese.

Blu-Ray Notes: A River Runs Through It

Release Date: 28 July 2009

A River Runs Through It comes on Blu-ray Disc in a widescreen presentation. Audio tracks are available in Dolby Digital 5.1 (English) and dubbed in French, Castilian, Portuguese and Spanish, with subtitles in English, French and SDH. Bonus materials include:

- Deleted Scenes.

- Featurette: Deep Currents: The Making of, The Blackfoot Challenge: Rescuing A River, Casting A Line: A Beginner’s Guide To Fly Fishing and On The Blackfoot River - Looping Video Environments.

- Booklet

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Lars and the Real Girl is another movie about an older brother trying to help his younger sibling. Veteran actor Robert Redford used his talents to direct other films, including Quiz Show and The Legend of Bagger Vance.