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Winter’s Bone


Jun 11, 2010

Latest Home Video

Oct 26, 2010

MPAA Rating



Debra Granik


Jennifer Lawrence
John Hawkes



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We do not have a full review for this movie because it is rated R in the US and we usually only review G, PG, and PG-13 movies. However we do have details about the content you can expect to see in this movie in the "Content Details" section below.


Seventeen-year-old Ree Dolly (Jennifer Lawrence) learns from the local sheriff that her father put the family house up for his bail bond, and then disappeared. Despite the dangers involved, Ree determines to track down her drug-dealing Dad and make him show up for his court date before her family gets turned out of their home into the Ozark wilderness.

Content Details

Why Is Winter’s Bone Rated R?

Winter’s Bone is rated R for some drug material, language and violent content

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in Winter’s Bone...

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:


- Three depictions of fighting.

- Portrayals of animal slaughter.

- Brief portrayals of non-graphic violence

- Occasional disturbing scenes.

- Portrayals of non-graphic violence

Sexual Content:

- Crude content.


- Approximately 21 instances of coarse language and expletives.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Two scenes depicting drug use.

- Substance abuse

- Frequent smoking.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

PG Coarse Language, Drug Use
AB Not Rated
MB 14A Not Recommended For Children, Language May Offend, Substance Abuse
ON 14A Coarse Language, Substance Abuse.
QC G Not Recommended for Young Children.
Not Rated

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Details on home video releases of Winter’s Bone...

Winter’s Bone releases to DVD and Blu-ray on October 26, 2010 with the following bonus extras:

- Audio Commentary with Director Debra Granik

- Deleted Scenes

- Making of Winter’s Bone

- Music Video Hardscrabble Elegy, Performed by Dickon Hinchliffe

- Theatrical Trailer

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