Humanity's capacity for survival and resourcefulness in the midst of extremely difficult circumstances is explored in this movie.
Positive Role Models & Representations
A plane crash is shown in real time inside the plane; also shown is the immediate aftermath as the lead character struggles to survive. With no other recourse, the lead character knocks out a painfully sore tooth with a rock and the blade of an ice skate; when he does this, the pain causes him to pass out. Lead character sustains a bloody injury in his side when he strikes a coral reef. A dead body washes ashore. Frequent peril, especially when the lead character struggles to find a way to escape from the island.
In a moment of rage, the lead character calls the island he is trapped on a "goddamn s--thole."
The lead character is an employee of FedEx; trucks, envelopes, planes, and warehouses all prominently feature the logo. The first act of the movie spends considerable time showing the ins and outs of how FedEx operates on a day-to-day level. A Snickers bar is prominently featured in a scene.
Ease of Play
Alcohol consumption at a family holiday party as well as an office party. Characters sneak a bottle of wine on a plane and drink from it. No one appears drunk.