A lonely wife (Nimrat Kaur) and a man tired of the world (Irrfan Khan) make an unexpected connection with each other when a mix up is made with the delivery of a lunchbox. Set in Mumbai, this film is in English and Hindi with English subtitles.
Why Is The Lunchbox Rated PG?
The Lunchbox is rated PG for thematic material and smoking.
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Violence: There is talk about a woman who committed suicide by jumping from a tall building with her child. A man appears to be stealing supplies from the office.
Sexual Content: It is implied that an old woman is groping a man on a crowded train. A woman discovers her husband is involved in an affair. A couple lives together because her father will not give his blessing for their marriage. They are later married.
Language: None noted.
Alcohol / Drug Use:The main character smokes on numerous occasions, although he tries at one point to stop smoking. A man suffers and dies from lung cancer.
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Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
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Home Video Notes: The Lunchbox
Release Date: 8 July 2014
The Lunchbox releases to home video in a Combo Pack (Blu-ray and DVD), with the following extras:
- Commentary track with writer/director Ritesh Batra.