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Fair Game

Based on the memoirs of Valerie Plame Wilson (played in the movie by Naomi Watts), Fair Game follows the events that led to the covert CIA operative unexpectedly having her true identity publicly revealed. The disclosure happens after (because?) her husband (Sean Penn) writes a negative newspaper article about the Bush administration's investigation into weapons of mass destruction in Iraq. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: A-
Language: D
Drugs/Alcohol: C+
Run Time: 104
Theater Release: 05 Nov 2010
Video Release: 29 Mar 2011
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Why Is Fair Game Rated PG-13?

Violence: Newsreel footage of conflicts and bombing raids are shown. Characters are exposed to moments of peril in a war zone. A family sits inside their house while bombs explode nearby. A father and son hear gunshots being fired nearby. Individuals are also subjected to verbal threats.

Sexual Content: A married couple exchange brief mild sexual banter. They also embrace and kiss.

Language: Dialogue includes two strong sexual expletives, profanities, scatological slang, terms of Deity and the brief use of crude anatomical terms and derogatory name-calling.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters often drink in social settings. Men smoke cigarettes and cigars on several occasions.

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