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Overall C+

This movie presents a fictitious story revolving around the real radio show A Prairie Home Companion. The script focuses on the often not-so-innocent goings-on backstage during what is supposed to be the very last live broadcast of the weekly show that has run for over thirty years.

Violence A-
Sexual Content C
Profanity C+
Substance Use C

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for risque humor.

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A Prairie Home Companion

How do radio presentations differ from television? How does radio involve more of your visual imagination?

A Priairie Home Companion is actually broadcast each week on National Public Radio in the United States. For more information, or to listen to the show on the Internet, check the official PHC website.