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The American

George Clooney plays Jack, an American on a working vacation in Italy. While in the foreign village, the loner is befriended by a priest (Paolo Bonacelli) and a beautiful woman (Violante Placido). But Jack has a secret he is unwilling to share: He is an assassin about to pull the trigger on his last job. Get the movie review and more. »

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Violence: --
Sexual Content: --
Language: --
Drugs/Alcohol: --
Run Time: 105
Theater Release: 01 Sep 2010
Video Release: 28 Dec 2010
MPAA Rating: R
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Why Is The American Rated R?


This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:

Violence:

- Portrayals of graphic violence.

- Frequent gun and hand-to-hand violence (blood and some detail shown).

- Occasional disturbing scenes.

Sexual Content:

- Implied and simulated sexual activity, including breast nudity and some detail.

- Breast ,buttock and female frontal nudity seen in a non-sexual context.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Mild sexual references.

Language:

- One use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.

- Infrequent mild cursing.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Tobacco use

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