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Still shot from the movie: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close.

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

A young boy (Thomas Horn) struggles to unlock some meaning in the death of his father in the 9/11 World Trade Center Disaster. His quest also opens his eyes to the lives of others. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: A
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: A-
Language: C-
Drugs/Alcohol: B
Run Time: 120
Theater Release: 20 Jan 2012
Video Release: 27 Mar 2012
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Why Is Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close Rated PG-13?

Violence: Several characters discuss the events of 9-11. Some depictions of the day, including the famous falling man photo, are shown. A child makes rude comments to and yells at adults. A child practices self-mutilation (by pinching himself). A person imagines someone falling from the building. A mother and child argue. A character is bullied.

Sexual Content: A man wears drag. Some kissing and embracing is shown.

Language: A character uses modified profanities including two that sound like a strong sexual expletive. Some name-calling is used.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters talk about smoking. A man drinks in a bar. Another has alcohol in his office.

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