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- Families can talk about This Is the End's apocalyptic violence. How does it affect the movie's flow and tone?
How does the movie portray drinking and drug use? Are there any real-life consequences?
- Is the movie scary? Are the monsters scary? What about the end of the world?
- How close do you believe these characters are to the real-life actors? Why do you think they all opted to play versions of themselves?
Why are there so many movies about the end of the world? What makes that topic interesting and/or relevant?
- In theaters: June 12, 2013
- On DVD or streaming: October 1, 2013
- Cast: James Franco, Jay Baruchel, Seth Rogen
- Directors: Evan Goldberg, Seth Rogen
- Studios: Columbia Pictures, Sony Pictures
- Genre: Comedy
- Run time: 107 minutes
- MPAA rating: R
- MPAA explanation: crude and sexual content throughout, brief graphic nudity, pervasive language, drug use and some violence
- Last updated: September 20, 2019
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