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Lakeview Terrace


Sep 18, 2008

Latest Home Video

Jan 27, 2009

MPAA Rating



Samuel L. Jackson
Patrick Wilson
Kerry Washington


2008 Sony Screen Gems

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Talk about your difficult neighbor! New house owners, Chris and Lisa Mattson (Patrick Wilson and Kerry Washington) are hardly unpacked before the man next door (Samuel L. Jackson) begins invading their privacy. Soon his actions have escalated to harassment. But the couple has nowhere to turn for help because the perpetrator is a police officer.

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Why Is Lakeview Terrace Rated PG-13?

Lakeview Terrace is rated PG-13 for intense thematic material, violence, sexuality, language and some drug references.

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

This script is packed with moderate profanities as well as a couple of strong, sexual expletives. Terms of Deity, racial slurs and sexual innuendos are also included. Neighbors watch a couple having sexual relations in their pool. At a bachelor’s party, women dance provocatively and make sexual advances toward a man. Bare male buttocks are briefly seen. A character exercises excessive force on a man, including hitting and threatening to shoot him. Officers confront a drug dealer and bully him. A man takes a bullet to the chest and another is shot at close proximity. Blood from a body is shown in a swimming pool. Police and civilians exchange gunfire in the street. A man attacks a woman during a home invasion. Social drinking and cigarette smoking are shown. Some drug references are made.

Home Video Viewing Alternatives

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

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Canadian Movie Ratings

14A Violence
AB 14A Coarse Language
MB 14A Not Recommended For Children, Violence, Language May Offend.
ON 14A Violence. Language May Offend.
QC 13+ Violence.

Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A

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Details on home video releases of Lakeview Terrace...

Locate Lakeview Terrace on DVD or Blu-ray and you’ll find the following amenities:

- Commentary with director Neil LaBute and actress Kerry Washington.

- Deleted scenes.

- Featurettes (An Open House, Meet Your Neighbors and Home Sweet Home).

The Blu-ray Disc edition of Lakeview Terrace is also BD-Live enabled.


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