Marshall parents guide

Marshall Parent Guide

A dramatized biography of Thurgood Marshall

Release date October 13, 2017

When a black man (Sterling K. Brown) is wrongfully accused by a white woman, a black lawyer named Thurgood Marshall (played by Chadwick Boseman) steps in to defend him. This movie is based on a true story, and is one of the cases that propelled Marshall to his historic role as a civil rights activist.

Why is Marshall rated PG-13? The MPA rated Marshall PG-13 for mature thematic content, sexuality, violence and some strong language.

Run Time: 118 minutes

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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 Marshall rated PG-13? Marshall is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for mature thematic content, sexuality, violence and some strong language.

- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.
- Scene of sexual violence.
- Depiction of physical assault.
- Some grotesque images.
- Occasional disturbing scenes.
- Bullying.

Sexual Content:
- Sexual references and innuendo.
- Sexually suggestive scene.
- Embracing and kissing.
- Sexual violence.

Approximately 55 instances of coarse and/or sexual language;, including:
- Use of expletives.
- Slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Tobacco use.
- Alcohol use.

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News About "Marshall"

Thurgood Marshall was the U.S.’s first African- American Supreme Court justice. He was also a civil rights advocate. This movie is based on the court case of Connecticut v. Joseph Spell, where a Black chauffeur was charged with raping the wife of his White employer.

Cast and Crew

Marshall is directed by Reginald Hudlin and stars Chadwick Boseman, Josh Gad, Kate Hudson.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Marshall movie is January 9, 2018. Here are some details…

Marshall is releasing to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy) on January 9, 2018.

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