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There has long been a theory that William Shakespeare isn't really the author of the body of work accredited to him. But if this were true, who then is the real writer? Anonymous poses an answer to that question, which is intertwined with Queen Elizabeth I and the Essex Rebellion. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C+
Violence: C
Sexual Content: C-
Language: B
Drugs/Alcohol: C+
Run Time: 128
Theater Release: 29 Oct 2011
Video Release: 07 Feb 2012
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Anonymous is rated PG-13: for some violence and sexual content.

Director: Roland Emmerich
Cast: Rhys Ifans, Vanessa Redgrave, David Thewlis
Studio: 2011 Columbia Pictures
Website: Official site for Anonymous.

Detailed Review

Historical truth can be fascinating on its own, but weaving in a few unsubstantiated rumors and a little salacious fiction is always an option when it comes to creating an… 
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Why Is Anonymous Rated PG-13?

Violence: Bloody injuries are depicted during a police beating and in plays being performed on… 
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For those who have been out of English classes for a while, what is  
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