Making the Grades
Release Date: 5 December 2008
Because we only review G, PG, and PG-13 movies at Parent Previews we did not review this title. For your convenience, we have provided some brief information about the film’s synopsis and content.
The Punisher is the vigilante alter ego of Frank Castle (Ray Stevenson), a former member of the FBI. In War Zone, the man who will commit any atrocity in the name of fighting crime takes down a group of thugs. In the process he accidentally kills an undercover agent and angers a gangster (Dominic West) who is determined to get revenge.
Director: Lexi Alexander
Cast: Ray Stevenson, Dominic West, Julie Benz.
This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:
- Brief visually explicit portrayals of violence.
- Pervasive portrayals of graphic violence, including shootings, stabbings, decapitation, dismemberment, mutilated corpses and torture.
- Frequent disturbing scenes including gory and grotesque images.
- Sexual references.
-Very frequent coarse language, including blasphemy and derogatory references to race.
Drugs and Alcohol:
- Depictions of drug use and substance abuse.
- Tobacco use.
Of Special Note:
Home Video Notes: Punisher: War Zone releases to the home video market on March 17, 2009.