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- Families can talk about the movie's over-the-top violence. Does any of it seem too gruesome or disturbing for this kind of story? What is the reaction the movie is hoping for?
- What is the appeal of these kinds of larger-than-life action movies and action stars? Why have people traditionally flocked to Stallone and Schwarzenegger movies?
- In theaters: October 18, 2013
- On DVD or streaming: February 4, 2014
- Cast: Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Caviezel, Sylvester Stallone
- Director: Mikael Hafstrom
- Studio: Summit Entertainment
- Genre: Action/Adventure
- Run time: 116 minutes
- MPAA rating: R
- MPAA explanation: violence and language throughout
- Last updated: September 26, 2019
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