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Members of a fire-fighting crew literally trust their lives to one another's hands. This is especially true for Jack Morrison (Joaquin Phoenix) when he faces one of the worst blazes of his career. And it is the driving force behind Mike Kennedy (John Travolta), as the chief of Ladder 49.
Why Is Ladder 49 Rated PG-13?
Ladder 49 is rated PG-13 for intense fire and rescue situations, and for language
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Joaquin Phoenix worked with Director M. Night Shyamalan in both Signs and The Village. One of Joaquin’s earliest films was Space Camp, a story about a group of kids who are accidentally shot into orbit. Another group of men have to pull together in Apollo 13 when their flight is threatened by mechanical failures.