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The Majestic

Released

Dec 21, 2001

Latest Home Video

Feb 24, 2015

MPAA Rating

PG

Director

Frank Darabont

Cast

Jim Carrey
Martin Landau
Bob Balaban

Studio

2001 Warner Brothers

Still shot from the movie: The Majestic.

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Synopsis

Jim Carrey offers a refreshing performance as a blacklisted, B-movie screenwriter who learns to stand up for himself after a freak car accident leaves him with amnesia and a new shot at life in a small coastal California town, where the residents believe he is one of their own lost sons returning from war.

Content Details

Why Is The Majestic Rated PG?

The Majestic is rated PG for language and mild thematic elements

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

Violence: B
Character unjustly accused of illegal activity. Drunken character involved in car accident. Car plunges into river with driver. Man hits head on steel buttress. Character shown with bloody gash on forehead. Characters frequently discuss their sons killed in the war. Man punched in face, shown with minimal blood on lip. Character spits at another man. In an old movie: gunfire heard, sword fight shown, character stabbed and dies onscreen.

Sexual Content: A-
Couple kiss on screen in old movie. Unmarried couple kiss. Girls in background of scene wear dance costumes that expose legs. Derogatory comment made about man cross-dressing. Unmarried adult couple discusses their first kiss as teenagers and kiss on at least three other occasions.

Language: C
Includes at least: 4 moderate and 19 mild profanities, 2 crude sexual terms, and 20 terms of Deity used as expletives.

Alcohol / Drug Use: C+
After losing job and girlfriend, character consumes alcohol until drunk and then drives. One character shown with pipe throughout movie. Some background characters smoke.

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Jim Carrey also plays a more serious character in the film, The Truman Story. Another film that touches on the communism hysteria of the cold war is Hearts In Atlantis.

Canadian Movie Ratings

BC
SK
PG Coarse Language
AB PG
MB PG Mature Theme.
ON PG
QC G
NB
NS
NL
PE
PG

Canadian Home Video Rating: PG

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Details on home video releases of The Majestic...

Home Video Notes: The Majestic
Release Date: 24 February 2015
The Majestic releases to home video (Blu-ray) with the following extras:
- Movie Within the Movie: Sand Pirates of the Sierra
- Deleted Scenes
- Trailer

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