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Homefront

Released

Nov 27, 2013

Latest Home Video

Mar 11, 2014

MPAA Rating

R

Director

Gary Fleder

Cast

James Franco
Jason Statham
Winona Ryder

Studio

2013 Open Roads Studios

Still shot from the movie: Homefront.

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We do not have a full review for this movie because it is rated R in the US and we usually only review G, PG, and PG-13 movies. However we do have details about the content you can expect to see in this movie in the "Content Details" section below.

Synopsis

Hoping to spend more time with his family, a former DEA agent (Jason Statham) moves to the country. But instead of pastoral peace he discovers he has simply traded in the dangers of his city job for the threats of a local thug (James Franco). Sylvester Stallone writes the screenplay for this movie, which is based on a novel by Chuck Logan.

Content Details

Why Is Homefront Rated R?

Homefront is rated R for strong violence, pervasive language, drug content and brief sexuality.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Homefront...

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

Violence:

- Frequent explicit violence.

- Frequent depictions of fighting, beating, shooting and stabbing, with some blood and detail.

- Explicit torture.

- Gory images.

- Bullying.

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

Sexual Content:

- Sexually suggestive scene with brief nudity.

- Implied sexual activity.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Sexual references.

Language:

Approximately 190 instances of coarse language including:

- Pervasive use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in aggressive contexts and once in a sexual context.

- Frequent use of scatological slang, profanity, cursing and vulgar expressions.

- Slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:

- Frequent portrayals of and references to illegal drug use and manufacture.

- Two scenes of drug use involving methamphetamine.

- Detailed substance abuse.

- Tobacco use.

Extra info about this movie

Author Chuck Logan has written a series of novels that feature the Phil Broker character. Although this is not Sylvester Stallone’s first attempt at script writing, he is better know as an actor. He can be seen in the Rocky franchise.

Home Video Viewing Alternatives

Here are some ideas for home video titles that are related to Homefront.

Jason Statham has made a name for himself in action movies. Look for him in The Transporter and The Italian Job. James Franco has played more divers roles, such as a wizard Oz The Great and Powerful and a scientist in Rise of the Planet of the Apes.

Canadian Movie Ratings

BC
SK
14A Frequent Violence, Coarse Language.
AB 14A Coarse Language, Brutal Violence, Substance Abuse.
MB 18A Brutal Violence, Coarse Language.
ON 14A Coarse Language, Substance Abuse, Graphic Violence.
QC 13+ Violence, Vulgar Language.
NB
NS
NL
PE
14A

Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A

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Details on home video releases of Homefront...

Homefront releases to home video on March 11, 2014.

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