Thank You For Your Service parents guide

Thank You For Your Service Parent Guide

The ghosts of war still haunt.

Release date October 27, 2017

You can take the soldier out of the war, but can you take the war out of the soldier? This is a question a group of US servicemen face when they return from Iraq and attempt to take their place a home and in civilian life again.

Why is Thank You For Your Service rated R? The MPAA rated Thank You For Your Service R for strong violent content, language throughout, some sexuality, drug material and brief nudity.

Run Time: 109 minutes

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Thank You For Your Service
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Thank You For Your Service rated R? Thank You For Your Service is rated R by the MPAA for strong violent content, language throughout, some sexuality, drug material and brief nudity.

Violence:
- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.
- Brief explicit violence, with blood and detail.
- Portrayals of gun and weapons violence, most in a war context, some involving animals.
- Several depictions of weapons use physical assault and injury.
- Occasional gory and grotesque images.
- Occasional upsetting or disturbing scenes.
- Suicide.

Sexual Content:
- Scene of nudity, depicting buttocks, in a non-sexual context.
- Sexual references, language and innuendo.
- Crude content.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Implied sexual activity with some detail.

Profanity:
Approximately 140 instances of coarse language, including:
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in a sexual context.
- Frequent use of scatological slang.
- Infrequent use of cursing, profanity, sexual slurs, and vulgar expressions.
- Slurs

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Alcohol use.
- Tobacco use.
- Prescription and illegal drug use in a recreational context.

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News About "Thank You For Your Service"

Returning soldiers in this movie find themselves facing many challenges while trying to pick up their former lives. This is a real issue for many former military personnel who face PTS D: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.

This movie ids based on a book written by David Finked. In it he recounts the challenges of coming home -- a place that has become more and more abstract during the time of a soldier's service.

Frankel writes his story from his eyewitness experience as a journalist who was embedded with those serving the 2-16 Infantry Battalion during the infamous, "surge", which he describes as "a grueling that changed them all forever."

Cast and Crew

Thank You For Your Service is directed by Jason Hall and stars Haley Bennett, Miles Teller, Amy Schumer.

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Other movies that look at the emotional effects of war include Eye in the Sky and Megan Leavey.