Traitor parents guide

Traitor

Overall C-

Is Samir Horn (Don Cheadle), a former U.S. Special Operations officer, a traitor? That is what FBI agent Roy Clayton (Guy Pearce) needs to know. Taking command of a conspiracy investigation, Clayton begins tracking the number one suspect in the dangerous case: Horn.

Violence D
Sexual Content A-
Profanity D+
Substance Use C+

Why is Traitor rated PG-13? The MPAA rated Traitor PG-13 for intense violent sequences, thematic material and brief language.

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Traitor
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Traitor rated PG-13? Traitor is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for intense violent sequences, thematic material and brief language.

The film’s opening scenes explode with a car bombing that kills a man in front of his child. It is followed by repeated scenes of gunfire exchange, beatings and attacks on a compound and prison. Bombs destroy buildings and vehicles. One man is shown burning in the aftermath. Others are tortured and bullied, often resulting in bloody injuries. A young adult male is thrown in front of a speeding train (impact not seen). Suicide bombers blow up a bus full of people. Smoking and alcohol use are depicted. A strong sexual expletive, profanities, and brief sexual references are used in the script.

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Traitor
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence, Coarse Language
Alberta 14A Violence.
Manitoba 14A Not Recommended for Young Children, Violence
Ontario 14A Violence, Disturbing Content.
Quebec 13+ Violence.
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video 14A

News About "Traitor"

Cast and Crew

Traitor is directed by and stars Don Cheadle, Guy Pearce, Jeff Daniels, Neal McDonough..

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Traitor movie is December 15, 2008. Here are some details…

Release Date: 16 December 2008

The suspense thriller Traitor releases to DVD and Blu-ray with the following extras: an audio commentary (by director Jeffrey Nachmanoff and actor Don Cheadle) and two featurettes (Action! The Stunts and Special Effects of Traitor and International Espionage: An In-Depth Look at Traitor’s Exotic Locations). Audio tracks are available in English Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround with Spanish subtitles.

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