A Thousand Words parents guide

A Thousand Words

Overall C-

Jack McCall (Eddie Murphy) is a man with a golden tongue. But his words are about to cost him. After he lies to Dr. Sinja (Cliff Curtis), the guru connects each of Jack's utterances with a leaf on a magic tree -- with fatal consequences when the last one falls.

Release date March 9, 2012

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

Why is A Thousand Words rated PG-13? The MPAA rated A Thousand Words PG-13 for sexual situations including dialogue, language and some drug-related humor.

Run Time: 91 minutes

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A Thousand Words
Rating & Content Info

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Why is A Thousand Words rated PG-13? A Thousand Words is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for sexual situations including dialogue, language and some drug-related humor.

Violence: A man lies on numerous occasions. A character suffers injuries, some of which involve blood. A man is hit in the head with a flying toy. Characters wrestle and one man is knocked to the ground. A man punches another character in the head and knocks him out. A man falls off a ladder.

Sexual Content: A male prostitute makes suggestive overtures. A homosexual couple joins other dads in a children’s playgroup. A woman dresses provocatively in order to get her husband’s attention. Characters discuss all the places they have had sexual encounters. Sexual dialogue and innuendo is pervasive throughout.

Language: Frequent profanities, terms of Deity and crass anatomical terms are used along with a strong sexual expletive and a crude hand gesture.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters drink at a party and at home. A character walks around with a drink. A man drinks to excess and becomes drunk. References are made to illegal drugs and a character appears to be high on drugs.

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A Thousand Words
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Coarse Language.
Alberta PG Coarse Language.
Manitoba PG Language May Offend.
Ontario PG Mature Theme, Language May Offend.
Quebec G
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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Cast and Crew

A Thousand Words is directed by Brian Robbins and stars Eddie Murphy, Cliff Curtis, Kerry Washington, Clark Duke.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of A Thousand Words movie is June 26, 2012. Here are some details…

A Thousand Word releases to home video on June 26, 2012, in either a DVD (+UltraViolet) or Blu-ray (+UltraViolet) package.

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Another character toys with falsehoods in The Invention of Lying.. A cursed prince has to break the spell cast on him before the petals fall from an enchanted rose in Beauty and The Beast. And an unsuspecting businessman finds his future tied to magic plant in Jack and the Bean Stalk: The Real Story.