Troy parents guide


Overall C+

Concentrating on the battle between the Trojans and the Greeks written about in Homer's The Iliad, the film dramatizes the war that broke out when Helen, Queen of Sparta (Diane Kruger) leaves her husband King Menalaus (Brendan Gleeson) for the handsome Paris (Orlando Bloom), the Prince of Troy.

Release date May 13, 2004

Violence D
Sexual Content D+
Profanity A
Substance Use B

Why is Troy rated R? The MPAA rated Troy R for graphic violence and some sexuality/nudity.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Coarse Language
Alberta 14A Gory Scenes
Manitoba PG Violence.
Ontario 14A Brutal Violence, Mature Theme, Not Recommended for Children, Gory Scenes
Quebec 13+
Martimes 14A Violent Scenes.
Canadian Home Video 14A

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News About "Troy"

Cast and Crew

Troy is directed by and stars Diane Kruger, Brendan Gleeson, Orlando Bloom.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Troy movie is March 31, 2005. Here are some details…

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Troy is reminiscent of some earlier “epic” films. Check our reviews of Ben-Hur (another movie about pride and how it effects character motivations) and The Ten Commandments.