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The Whistleblower

Based on the experiences of United Nations peacekeeper Kathryn Bolkovac (played by Rachel Weisz), The Whistleblower recounts her experiences in Bosnia. Originally sent to investigate human trafficking allegations, the former police officer becomes alarmed when she discovers many of the perpetrators of the sex crimes are her co-workers. Get the movie review and more. »

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Overall: --
Violence: --
Sexual Content: --
Language: --
Drugs/Alcohol: --
Run Time: 112
Theater Release: 05 Aug 2011
Video Release: 24 Jan 2012
MPAA Rating: R
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Why Is The Whistleblower Rated R?


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

Violence:

- Frequent upsetting or disturbing scenes.

- Frequent and prolonged portrayals of graphic violence.

- Violent acts shown in a realistic manner with details and blood.

- References to and portrayals of human trafficking.

- Brief nudity shown in the context of forced prostitution.

B- Depictions of beating, shooting and torture.

- Gory and grotesque images, including the portrayal of corpses.

- Frequent portrayals of fear and emotional suffering.

- Brief portrayals of sexual violence.

- Implied sexual activity.

Sexual Content:

- Sexual references and innuendo.

- Nudity in a brief sexual situation.

- Portrayals of breast, buttock, and female frontal nudity in a context of human trafficking.

- Embracing and kissing.

Language:

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

- Infrequent use of scatological slang, profanity, cursing, and vulgar expressions.

- Slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Alcohol and tobacco use.

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