14A(14A) Violence, Sexual Content


Drama. After their brother dies in World War I, two brothers (Brad Pitt, Adien Quinn) compete for the affections of his fiancé (Julia Ormond).

Content elements

  • Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a sexual context; frequent use of cursing and profanity; infrequent use of vulgar expressions
  • Frequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence, some in a war context, some in a hunting context – blood and some detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of sexual activity – no nudity, some detail
  • Brief breast nudity in a non-sexual context
  • Infrequent portrayals of tobacco and alcohol use in recreational and historical contexts

Thematic elements

  • Fraternal bonds
  • Coping with loss
  • Guilt and jealousy

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for violence, sexual content, and some coarse language

Classification date

August 15, 2019