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All eyes are on Nick Cassidy (Sam Worthington), an ex-cop and ex-con, who stands on the ledge of a New York City skyscraper proclaiming his innocence in a former diamond robbery. Yet as a police psychologist (Elizabeth Banks) tries to talk him down, she begins to wonder if his suicidal protest isn't just a stunt intended to distract law enforcement officers.
Why Is Man On A Ledge Rated PG-13?
Man On A Ledge is rated PG-13 for violence and brief strong language.
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Violence: Moments of peril occur throughout this film. Characters engage in violent confrontations with fists and guns. A convict uses a compassionate leave pass as an opportunity to escape—he wrestles a guard to the ground and drives recklessly through a cemetery to evade police. A car is hit by a train and thrown to the side of the road, the driver is not injured. A man steps on to a high ledge outside his hotel room window and appears to be contemplating suicide. Characters break into a vault. Characters engage in vigilante justice.
Sexual Content: A female character is seen in her underwear and cleavage revealing clothes. Brief sexual innuendo.
Language: Single sexual expletive, some scatological and other moderate and mild profanities are used. Terms of Christian deity are also heard.
Drugs/Alcohol: A character drinks and briefly smokes a cigarette to relieve stress. Another smokes a cigar.
Home Video Viewing Alternatives
Here are some ideas for home video titles that are related to Man On A Ledge.
Sam Worthington stars in the movie Avatar and Elizabeth Banks appears in The Next Three Days. A police psychologist is also called in to negotiate with a man holding hostages in a hospital emergency room in the movie John Q. Another man decides he must use crime to fight crime in Tower Heist.
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Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
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Home Video Notes: Man On a Ledge
Release Date: 29 May 2012
Man On a Ledge releases to home video with the following bonus extras:
- Trailer with commentary by Elizabeth Banks
- The Ledge