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COVID-19 response: Movie theatres must close

Effective December 13, 2020 some businesses are required to close, reduce capacity or limit their in-person access. This includes movie theatres. These mandatory restrictions apply provincewide and will remain in place until further notice.

Theatres and other movie venues, otherwise known as exhibitors, were first allowed to reopen in June.

For general information, visit COVID-19 info for Albertans.

14A(14A) Coarse Language


Dir: Martin Brest. Comedy/Crime. A bail bondsman (Robert De Niro) needs to take an accountant (Charles Grodin) across the country, while being chased by gangsters, other bounty hunters, and the FBI.

Content elements

  • Pervasive use of the sexual expletive and variations in a non-sexual context; frequent use of scatological slang, profanity, cursing, and vulgar expressions
  • Infrequent portrayals of gun, weapons, and hand-to-hand violence - little blood or detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of smoking and alcohol use in a recreational context - little detail

Thematic elements

  • Dedication to a purpose
  • Getting to know one another
  • Motivation and purpose

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for coarse language

Classification date

June 09, 2021