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Trouble With The Curve


Sep 20, 2012

Latest Home Video

Dec 17, 2012

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Robert Lorenz


Clint Eastwood
Amy Adams
John Goodman
Justin Timberlake


2012 Warner Brothers Studios

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An aging baseball scout (Clint Eastwood) on a recruiting trip is forced to accept the help of his daughter (Amy Adams) because of his failing eyesight. Yet their struggling relationship proves to be his greatest vision problem.

Content Details

Why Is Trouble With The Curve Rated PG-13?

Trouble With The Curve is rated PG-13 for language, sexual references, some thematic material and smoking.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Trouble With The Curve...

Violence: A possibly drunk man is threatened with a broken bear bottle after he tries to persuade a woman to dance with him. A character beats and tries to strangle a man. A woman warns a man by holding a pool cue to his crotch. Sexual violence is alluded to. Car accidents cause property damage and minor personal injury.

Sexual Content: Young adults exchange insults that include sexual banter and rude slang terms. A couple strip down to their underwear and go swimming. A couple kisses passionately. Some innuendo and crude references are heard. A man is seen from behind while he is urinating.

Language: A sexual expletive and a rude hand gesture are used. The script contains pervasive mild to moderate profanities, along with terms of Deity used as expletives.

Drugs and Alcohol: A man smokes a cigar throughout the entire film. Characters drink at bars and when facing disappointments. Although a lot of alcohol is consumed, little drunkenness is depicted.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

PG Coarse Language, Violence.
AB PG Coarse Language.
MB PG Language May Offend, Mature Theme.
ON PG Mature Theme, Language May Offend, Tobacco Use.

Canadian Home Video Rating: PG

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Details on home video releases of Trouble With The Curve...

Home Video Notes; Trouble With the Curve

Release Date: 18 December 2012

Trouble with the Curve releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD Ultraviolet Combo Pack) with the following extras:

- Trouble with the Curve: Rising through the Ranks

- Trouble with the Curve: For the Love of the Game

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