Chevalier Parent Guide Instrumental to the revolution. Release date April 21, 2023 Theaters: Follows the true story of Chevalier, born Joseph Bologne, the son of an enslaved woman and a French plantation owner who rose the ranks of French society as a violinist and composer. Why is Chevalier rated PG-13? The MPA rated Chevalier PG-13 for thematic content, some strong language, suggestive material and violence. Run Time: 107 minutes Watch the trailer for Chevalier News About "Chevalier" Cast and Crew Chevalier is directed by Stephen Williams and stars Kelvin Harrison Jr., Samara Weaving, Minnie Driver.