The Purge



Given the country's overcrowded prisons, the U.S. government begins to allow 12-hour periods of time in which all illegal activity is legal. During one of these free-for-alls, a family must protect themselves from a home invasion.

  1. James DeMonaco

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Lena Headey

    Lena Headey

    Mary Sandin

  2. Ethan Hawke

    Ethan Hawke

    James Sandin

  3. Max Burkholder

    Max Burkholder

    Charlie Sandin

  4. Adelaide Kane

    Adelaide Kane

    Zoey Sandin

  5. Rhys Wakefield

    Rhys Wakefield

    Polite Leader

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The Purge
The Purge



Status Released

Release Information

  • June 6, 2013


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 26m

Budget $3,000,000.00

Revenue $89,328,627.00

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