Papillon parents guide

Papillon Parent Guide

Dangerous escape from Devil's Island.

Release date August 24, 2018

This autobiographical film follows the journey of Henri "Papillon" Charrière (play by Charlie Hunnam), a safecracker falsely accused of murder who tries to escape after he is sentenced to life in jail in a penal colony on Devil's island.

Why is Papillon rated R? The MPA rated Papillon R for violence including bloody images, language, nudity, and some sexual material

Run Time: 132 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is Papillon rated R? Papillon is rated R by the MPAA for violence including bloody images, language, nudity, and some sexual material

- Several scenes of depicting physical assault and injury.
- Frequent portrayals of hand-to-hand, weapons, and gun violence, with blood and some detail.
- Violent acts shown in realistic detail with blood and tissue damage.
- Occasional gory/grotesque images.
- Occasional upsetting or disturbing scenes.

Sexual Content:
- Two scenes of nudity (depicting breasts, buttocks and/or genitalia) in non-sexual contexts.
- Infrequent sexually suggestive scenes, with no nudity or detail.
- Sexual references and innuendo.
- Crude content
- Embracing and kissing

Approximately 27 instances of coarse language, including:
- Frequent use of the sexual expletive, sometimes in a sexual context.
- Infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions.
- Slurs.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Infrequent portrayals of alcohol in a recreational context.
- Tobacco use.

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Cast and Crew

Papillon is directed by Michael Noer and stars Rami Malek, Charlie Hunnam, Tommy Flanagan .

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Papillon movie is November 6, 2018. Here are some details…

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Charlie Hunnam also stars in King Arthur: Legend of the Sword. And: Rami Malek can be seen in Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb.