14A(14A) Violence

Synopsis

Action/Drama. Based on the novel by Mark Burnell. After her family dies in a terrorist attack, a troubled woman (Blake Lively) accepts the help of a former MI6 agent (Jude Law) to find those responsible.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang and profanity
  • Frequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence - some blood and wound detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol, tobacco, and illegal drug use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Revenge
  • Commitment and dedication
  • Coping with loss

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for coarse language and violence, as well as some substance use

Classification date

January 15, 2020