War Dogs parents guide

War Dogs

Today's friends can become tomorrows enimies.

Release date August 19, 2016

Based on a true story, the US pays big dollars to a couple of young men (Miles Teller and Jonah Hill) to broker an arms deal between the Pentagon and America's allies in Afghanistan.

Why is War Dogs rated R? The MPAA rated War Dogs R for language throughout, drug use and some sexual references.

War Dogs
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 War Dogs rated R? War Dogs is rated R by the MPAA for language throughout, drug use and some sexual references.

- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.
- Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand and gun violence, with some blood and little detail.
- Several depictions of weapons use, injury and physical assault.
- Scenes that may frighten children.

Sexual Content:
- Buttock nudity in a non-sexual context.
- Nudity in a brief sexual situation.
- Sexual references and innuendo.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Crude content.

-Approximately 230 instances of coarse language, including:
- Pervasive use of the sexual expletive, most in a non-sexual context.
- Pervasive use of scatological slang.
- Infrequent use of crude sexual language and references.
- Slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Frequent portrayals of illegal drug use (marijuana and/or cocaine) in a recreational context.
- Substance abuse.
- Tobacco use.
- Alcohol use.

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War Dogs
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Coarse Language, Drug Use.
Alberta 14A Coarse Language, Substance Abuse.
Manitoba 14A Coarse Language, Substance Use.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language, Violence, Substance Abuse.
Quebec 13+
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

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News About "War Dogs"

Cast and Crew

War Dogs is directed by Todd Phillips and stars Miles Teller, Jonah Hill .

This film was formerly titled Arms and Dudes. It is based on a Rolling Stone article turned book by Guy Lawson.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of War Dogs movie is November 22, 2016. Here are some details…

War Dogs releases to Home Video (Blu-ray/Digital Copy) on November 22, 2016.

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