Bumbling career thief Jerry Welbach (Brad Pitt) travels south of the border to retrieve a priceless pistol nicknamed "The Mexican" for his mob boss. Trouble is, his nagging girlfriend, Samantha (Julia Roberts), wants him to quit thug life and turn over a new leaf. Can Jerry get the revolver -- which carries a deadly curse -- back to his boss and salvage his relationship? Gore Verbinski directs.
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- Gore Verbinski
- This movie is
RRestricted. Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian.
YesLanguage and sound
English: DTS 5.1 Surround, English: Dolby Digital 5.1Other features
Color; interactive menus; scene access; audio commentary by director Gore Verbinski and crew; making-of featurette; deleted scenes with audio commentary; cast and crew information; trailer.
Common Sense Note
Parents need to know that this movie is very violent, with a lot of shooting, graphic injuries, and the deaths of important characters. A woman commits suicide when her lover is killed. Characters drink and smoke and one character is drunk. There are mild sexual references, including a homosexual relationship. Some of the Mexican characters could be considered stereotypes, but then so could some of the American characters.
- Sexual Content
- Some sexual references.
- Very violent, several deaths, including major characters.
- Strong language.
- Social Behavior
- Tendency to sterotype Mexican nationals.
- Not applicable
- Drugs / Tobacco / Alcohol
- Drinking and smoking, character drinks too much.
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it