The Company You Keep parents guide

The Company You Keep Parent Guide

Release date April 5, 2013

The past comes back to haunt Jim Grant (Robert Redford) when investigative journalist Ben Shepard (Shia LaBeouf) blows his cover as an attorney and exposes him as an anti-Vietnam War activist wanted for a bank robbery and murder that was committed thirty years before.

Why is The Company You Keep rated R? The MPA rated The Company You Keep R for language.

Run Time: 125 minutes

The Company You Keep
Rating & Content Info

Please Note: We have not viewed this movie. The information below is a summary based on data gathered from government and industry sponsored film classification agencies in various global regions.

Why is The Company You Keep rated R? The Company You Keep is rated R by the MPAA for language.

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


- Portrayals of non-graphic violence, some in a civil unrest context.

- Several scenes of violence depicting beating and shooting.

- Some scenes may frighten children.

Sexual Content:

- Sexual references and innuendo.


- Frequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.

- Frequent use of scatological slang, profanity, and mild cursing.

Alcohol / Drug Use:

- Infrequent references to illegal drugs.

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Cast and Crew

The Company You Keep is directed by Robert Redford and stars Robert Redford, Shia LaBeouf, Terrence Howard, Julie Christie.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Company You Keep movie is August 13, 2013. Here are some details…

The Company You Keep releases to home video on August 13, 2013.

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Veteran actor Robert Redford can also be seen in Out of Africa and The Horse Whisperer. Shia LaBeouf is the star of the Transformers Franchise. The press also hounds the President of the United States in Frost/Nixon.