Safe parents guide


Release date April 27, 2012

Jason Statham plays a former elite agent who has plenty of enemies on his tail when he agrees to rescue and protect a young girl (Catherine Chan), as well as carry secret intelligence about a safe combination.

Why is Safe rated R? The MPAA rated Safe R for strong violence throughout, and for language.

Rating & Content Info

Please Note: We have not viewed this movie. The information below is a summary based on data gathered from government and industry sponsored film classification agencies in various global regions.

Why is Safe rated R? Safe is rated R by the MPAA for strong violence throughout, and for language.

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:


-Detailed gory images.

- Disturbing scenes that may have an adverse psychological impact.

- Frequent depictions of fighting, stabbing, beating and shooting.

- Pervasive gun, weapons and hand-to-hand violence, with some blood and detail shown.

- Violent acts shown in a realistic manner with detail, blood and tissue damage.

- Some scenes may frighten children.


Infrequent use of the sexual expletive and variations in a non-sexual context.

- Frequent use of scatological slang.

- Infrequent use of profanity, ethno-cultural slurs, and vulgar expressions.

- Approximately 29 uses of coarse language

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Tobacco use

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Frequent Violence.
Alberta 14A Brutal Violence.
Manitoba 14A Not Recommended For Children Brutal Violence Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Graphic Violence.
Quebec 13+ Violence.
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

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News About "Safe"

Cast and Crew

Safe is directed by Boaz Yakin and stars Jason Statham.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Safe movie is September 4, 2012. Here are some details…

Safe releases to home video on September 4, 2012.

Related home video titles:

Jason Statham plays a gun for hire in The Transporter franchise, a criminal in The Italian Job, and a vengeful husband in the videogame-based In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale.