The Protégé


The Protégé
Rescued as a child by the legendary assassin Moody, Anna is the world’s most skilled contract killer. However, when Moody is brutally killed, she vows revenge for the man who taught her everything she knows.

109 minutes.
No persons under 16 (Language, Nudity, Violence).
Action, Crime, Thriller.

Showtimes

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Credits

Cast
Michael Keaton, Maggie Q, Samuel L. Jackson, David Rintoul, Patrick Malahide, Ray Fearon, Ori Pfeffer
Director
Martin Campbell
ScreenplayRichard Wenk
MusicRupert Parkes
CinematographyDavid Tattersall
EditingAngela M. Catanzaro
SA distributorEmpire Entertainment
Made in2021
Produced byArthur Sarkissian Productions, Campbell Grobman Films, Fourteen Films, Millennium Media, Seven Stars Entertainment, Signature Pictures

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreAction, crime
LanguageNone (sic)
NudityNone (sic)
SexNone
ViolenceNone (sic)
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone
Comments
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USA MPAA rating

R: RestrictedRated R for strong and bloody violence, language, some sexual references and brief nudity
Runtime109
USA version is usually but not always the same as South African release. Versions released on streaming or DVD, Blu-ray or Video may also differ.

ScreenIt Report (USA)

Sex / Nudity
4
Violence
5
Blood / Gore / Gross
5
Guns / Weapons
5
Profanity
5
Alcohol / Drugs
3
Smoking
3
Disrespectful / Bad Attitude
5
Imitative Behaviour
5
Frightening / Tense Scenes
4
Jump Scenes
1
Tense Family Scenes
5
Music (Scary/Tense)
4
Music (Inappropriate)
0
Topics to talk about
4

CommonSenseMedia Report (USA)

Suggested age limit
15 +
Positive messages
2
Positive role models
2
Violence
4
Sex
4
Language
4
Consumerism
0
Drinking, drugs, smoking
2

Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Metacritic.com
27 critics
10
Rottentomatoes critics
88 critics
12
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer quote iconMaggie Q’s still waiting for the action movie that really deserves her -- but until then, The Protégé hits just hard enough to satisfy.
12
CommonSenseMedia
Monique Jones quote iconDiverse but underwhelming assassin flick is very violent.
5

What the People say

Metacritic.com users
9 users
11
Rottentomatoes users
250+ users
14
Rottentomatoes popcornmeter
Popcornmeter
15
IMDB
983 Netizens
13
The Movie DB
Community
14

Average .. 59%

12

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